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Nights of the Creaking Bed, Grains and Capsules and Service of the Fatherland - Librarian Book Picks

By Comfort Olukogbon on Mon, 12/10/2015 - 10:07
What are you reading this week? Check out the top three books we can’t wait to read, selected for you by our librarian.
 
 
Nights of the creaking Bed is full pf colorful characters involved in affecting dramas: a girl who is rejected in love because she has three brothers to look after; a middle aged housewife who finds love again but has an impossible decision to make; a young man who can't get the image of his naked, beautiful mother out of his mind; a child so poor he has to hawk onions on Christmas day- and many others.
 
Some, initially full of hope, find their lives blighted by the cruelty of others, or by being in the wrong place at the wrong time, or by just not knowing the right people.
 
Corruption, religious intolerance, gratuitous violence, the irresponsible attitude of some men to their offspring and the importance of joy are some of the big themes that underlie this memorable collection.
 
 
 
This unique book  deals on research of interplay between nutrition and drugs. It states that correct and adequate diet for pregnant mother, the mentally ill, the obese or the diabetic may replace the need for drugs and alert people to certain adverse effects that may result from food, drugs or the interaction of both...
 
 
Service of the Fatherland by Bamisaiye, Remi
 
There were protest and violent demonstrations but still hundreds of new graduates had to obey. The Service of the Fatherland scattered young people and their plans for the future to the furthest corners of a great country. In the far south, they met for the first time, Sade, Usman, Biodun, Jibrin, Tim and others, all strangers, all serfs...

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