Book Review – Such a Fun Age

Such a Fun Age is a novel with a blurb that excited me, it’s a novel about a young black woman who is accused of kidnapping a white child whilst babysitting. Mira, at first glance seemed like a woman that I could relate to, with a similar age and a love for children in commonContinue reading “Book Review – Such a Fun Age”

Book Review: The Famished Road

Ben Okri’s The Famished Road is the first book by an African man to win the Booker Prize (1991) and is still the only book by an African man to have won the prize. The Famished Road tells the story of Azaro, who is an Ogbanje/abiku, a child who constantly repeats the cycle of lifeContinue reading “Book Review: The Famished Road”