Dr. Morayo To Meet New Readers On World Book Night

Like a Mule- Sarah Ladipo ManyikaOn 23rd April 2018, thousands of books will be given out across the UK on World Book Night.

Now an annual celebration of reading and books, World Book Night was established in 2011 as a means of encouraging more adults to read.

Books are given out across the UK with a focus on   reaching those who don’t regularly read, and are gifted through organisations including prisons, libraries, colleges, hospitals, care homes and homeless shelters, as well as by passionate individuals who give out their own books within their communities.


Cassava Republic signs captivating travel writing by Nigerian writer Emmanuel Iduma

Emmanuel Iduma

Cassava Republic Press has acquired ‘A Stranger’s Pose,’ a narrative non-fiction by writer Emmanuel Iduma, about his travels across a number of African cities.  A Stranger’s Pose will be published in Autumn 2018, with a Foreword by writer and New York Times Magazine photography critic, Teju Cole.  


Subscribe for exclusive excerpts for the Hundred Wells of Salaga

From now till publication date on 8 th May, every day, we’ll be sharing exlusive  bite-size excerpts from The Hundred Wells of Salaga!
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Five reasons why Sunny and the Mysteries of Osisi is a must-read!

Nnedi Okorafor’s latest, Sunny and the Mysteries of Osisi, is out now in the U.K now! Five reasons why this is a must read!

Nnedi-okoraforOver and over, Nnedi Okorafor has proved to be a master fantasy storyteller, with deft skill at fusing West African traditional belief and philosophical system into her stories, while still developing characters that challenge stereotypes and plot twists that force total immersion in her world. Nnedi’s stories is a reminder of Bruno Latour’s statement, ‘We have never been modern’, we are always working with and through the wisdom of the ancient and the possibility of modernity. 


November Book of the Month

Leye Adenle reviews Vauxhall, by Gabriel Gbadamosi


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