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One More Tale for the Road, Oil Wars in the Niger Delta, The Gift of Lace–Librarian Book Picks

By Comfort Olukogbon on Mon, 17/08/2015 - 09:07
What are you reading this week? Check out the top three books we can’t wait to read, selected for you by our librarian.
 
One More Tale for the Road by Nwokolo, Chuma
 
A final tale ignites the meltdown. Dying Matriarch, Ma'Kanu, is famous for her stories. Her last wish is to attend her own wake. In her niche of the world, this means a story and songfest. Ostracised on her deathbed by a vengeful community, her depleted wake is kept by a dysfunctional family dogged by a history of incest and patricide...
 
 
Oil Wars in the Niger Delta 1849- 2009 by Tamuno, Tekena N.   
 
Oil Wars in the Niger Delta: 1849-2009 focuses on the perennial Niger Delta Question over justice, equity, equality, development,m quality of life, peace and more, in a common fatherland or motherland. It did not find quick and widely agreed answers in what eventually became the Nigerian polity of ethnic pluralism and cultural diversity. But it search light has focused, appropriately and adequately on the germane issues of micro and macro-nationalism...
 
 
 
The Gift of Lace by Opebiyi, Aishatu
 
This book is a collection of short stories which delves deep into human emotions reflecting a lot of sensitivity and insight...
 

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