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Waiting for an Angel, The Future Ones, Escape from the Magic Box - Librarian Book Picks

By Nkem Egenuka on Wed, 22/02/2017 - 09:31

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

Waiting for an  Angel by Habila, Helon

Lomba is a young journalist living under military rule in Lagos. His roommate is brutally attacked by soldiers; his first love is forced to marry a wealthy old man; , journalists are arrested all over the city and the Dial offices are set on fire and his neighbors on Poverty Street are planning a demonstration that is bound to incite riot and arrests and Lomba can no longer bury his head in the sand...

 

Non Fiction

The Future Ones by Onotu, Zainab Ozioma

The book shares the vision for a better future by being our better selves first, then from self discovery to self-acceptance, actualization of dreams, and walking on the streets of life with hope, strength, determination, courage, and leading our lives to leave a legacy.

Children Fiction

Escape from the Magic Box by Adedeji, Ade

Bay-Phil had to earn more income to be able to settle his financial needs at home.
The urge drove him on...and on,as Fang Lean walked into his life.
He thought his problem was about to be solved.But,soon than later,he found himself in the midst of swindlers whose stock in trade was forgery...and a game of fake foreign currency.

 

Feeling Inspired?

Join over 8,000 users of our Community library today at 196, Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, and enjoy unlimited access to thousands of books, DVDs, Free WiFi and quiet reading rooms. Search our catalogue and e-library or browse previous picks for more inspiration.

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