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Category : Book Reviews

Book reviews, features, author interviews and book excerpts.

The Underground Railroad – July Book of the Month

Colson Whitehead the winner of the 2016 National Book Award for Fiction and the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. Through the years Colson...

Text Book Centre Book Club – A Year and Counting

BOOK CLUB Finding a good book club is not a walk in the park. This is because a good book club has some special and great qualities that...

Born on a Tuesday – June Book of the Month

  From two-time Caine Prize finalist Elnathan John, a dynamic young voice from Nigeria ‘Born on a Tuesday’ is a gripping and...

Fan into Flames, a Review

Immediately after finishing primary school young John Gachango Gatu thought travelling to Nairobi was the better option, believing a...

May Book of the Month – Under the Udala Trees

Inspired by Nigeria’s folktales and its war, Under the Udala Trees is a deeply searching, powerful debut about the dangers of living...

How to read the air – April Book of the Month

We probably are in one, have been in one or probably planning to get into one…A relationship.And just like a pregnancy(I feel like that...