Book Review: After they left

This book opened my eyes to things I did not know was going on. I knew lots of terrible things happened in IDP camps like rape, hunger and neglect by people and the government. But, organized child trafficking? Here’s the back story, the novel by Edify Yakusak tells the story of two kids, Kim andContinue reading “Book Review: After they left”

How to choose the right book

Whether it’s for leisure, to learn new things or for a book reading club, we find ourselves needing to find and choose the right book that will actually be helpful. I one time thought I could easily pick a book by just turning over and reading the description or synopsis. I was wrong, and thatContinue reading “How to choose the right book”

Oil on water | book review

Oil on water is a fiction novel by Helon Habila. I’ve read this book before but decided to read it again, this time with new insight, fresh eyes, a new take on its themes and now here is a review of it. Synopsis Oil on water is a narration of Rufus, an amateur reporter whoContinue reading “Oil on water | book review”

How to write a good book review

Reviews are basically a person’s account of (in this case) a book. It’s for the purpose of critical evaluation but some people tend to go off the board or not review but just summarize. In this post, I’ll be teaching you how to review a book. 1. You are not telling a story: First off,Continue reading “How to write a good book review”