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Imagine this, Mammy Water in Igbo Culture, Koku Baboni - Librarian Picks

By Nkem Egenuka on Mon, 06/03/2017 - 14:43

What are you reading this week? Check out the top three books, selected for you by our librarian. You can find these awesome titles and more at our Community Library at 196 Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos.

Fiction

Imagine this by Adeniran, Sade

Since The Age of 9, Lola Ogunwole has written a diary. Born in London to Nigerian Parents, Lola and her brother Adebola grow up in a foster home after their mother abandons them...

10 Must Reads by Nigerian Authors for this year 2017

By Nkem Egenuka on Thu, 26/01/2017 - 16:29

 

  • Season of Crimson Blossoms by Abubakar Adam Ibrahim
  • Night Dancer by Chika Unigwe
  • Born on a Tuesday by Elnathan John  
  • Odufa, A Lover’s Tale by Othuke Ominiabohs  
  • Binti by Nnedi Okorafor
  • The Carnivorous City by Toni Kan
  • E.X.O by Roye Okupe  
  • Genesis by Tope Folarin
  • What it Means When a Man Falls From the Sky by Lesley Nneka Arimah
  • And After Many Days by Jowhor Ile

 

Season of Crimson Blossoms by Abubakar Adam Ibrahim

What's your New Year Resolution

By Nkem Egenuka on Thu, 12/01/2017 - 12:04

Happy New Year folks!

We always look forward to a new year with so many visions and aspirations. The first day of the year is one of the most anticipated and it is usually celebration. A new year is always something to look forward to and as a tradition, some of us have made up our minds to leave some things and behaviours in the past year and be better in the Year.

These are the New Year resolutions I have made and hope to keep

The Mysteries of God, Before I Die, The Lion and the Hare - Librarian Book Picks

By Nkem Egenuka on Tue, 10/01/2017 - 15:56

What are you reading this week? Check out the top three books we can't wait to read, selected for you by our librarian

 

Fiction

The Mysteries of God: A translation of D.O. Fagunwa's Adittu Olodumare by Obafemi, Olu

This Captivating story revolves around the life of a man called Adiitu who had a humble background but eventually prospered through very mysterious means. he also passed through various difficulties in course of his life...

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