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Category : Book Reviews

Book reviews, features, author interviews and book excerpts.

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...

March Book Of The Month-Hiding in Plain sight

What does it mean to be a Somali in this day and age…particularly a Somali in Kenya? There may be no better author to answer that...