Some say, when you leave this world, you go to a dark place, a purgatory before you leave it for good never to return. Some say that death cannot be cheated. Once you die, you cannot comeback. For Thanatos will claim your soul. But what really is Death??????????? WELCOME TO THE DARK REALM.
The Death Of Our Husband follows what happens in a traditional Igbo family of pre-colonial era when the head of the family suddenly and mysteriously dies. It follows the hatred,rancour and tragedy that befalls the family before a sad betrayal is finally discovered..
The book “The Coat of New Colours” is a collection of stories of young African Writers with passion to create a new reality of unfavorable situations, like child marriage, human trafficking etcetera. This book is targeted towards our sense of identity, who we are, what our experiences are and how we can rewrite the narrative.
An inspiring novel that portrays the life and struggles of a courageous young man. Who had strong quest for education and pursue it despite being confronted by numerous challenges. With the support of the king of Dansai, whom he shares similar attitude with, Dandi was able to achieve his goals of becoming a well-educated gentle man, a lawyer. This novel depicts a primitive Northern Nigerian village setting, it further portrays how education was used to salvage the village from the bondage and shackles of ignorance through the perseverance, courage and confidence exhibited by Dandi. It is a novel that one gets glued to till the end because of its captivating cultural inclination, love and affection, resilience connected with academic life.
Even children desire closeness and love, and they know when it's no longer forthcoming from their parents. One of the stories depicts a child who has noticed that something is different in her family, the love once expressed on her has been blocked by a barrier; she would have to find the source of the barrier that has stopped her parents affection on her; find out who the barrier is and how she will win her parents affection if she can. You will see how a child can go to any length to get the total attention of her family. And many others.
What do you do when those that are meant to protect you are missing in action or go as far as robbing you of your innocence, changing the course of your life? You sometimes fight back or go with the flow. Well, that’s where Ola found himself; neglected by parents who were meant to take care of him and defiled by an Uncle he trusted so much. He grew up, making choices that not only defined him but also almost ruined him. Would he make it through or give up to the currents that seemed determined to overwhelm him? Boys do cry, you know.
For anyone who has ever attended a Federal Unity College, the stories contained in this memoir would serve as unique reminders. The author weaves through his numerous experiences as a boarding house student during his days at Federal Government College, Ikirun. The result are series of stories that are hilariously (I hope they are sha) recounted with a little tint of exaggeration. What happens on the dreaded day of Inspection? What happens when a day of learning goes so wrong? Delve in and enjoy the memoirs yourself.
Jacob Matthews, a young boy born without a silver spoon hated this fact the most about himself. His family’s impoverishment and lackadaisical attitude towards one another was his source of determination to succeed in life. On his quest for prosperity, he didn’t realize he was looking in the wrong places until he met Anna Coker. Anna Coker, the only child of Prof & Mrs Coker was the embodiment of an ideal daughter. She was a loving, caring and obedient young lady that was known for making right decisions. However, when she met Jacob Matthews, she was confronted with a choice she never knew she’ll have to make. Faced with the realities of life, will they discover the ultimate truth? The Flickering Dawn is a captivating, thought-provoking story of determination against despondency, love against hate, forgiveness against unforgiveness and light against darkness. These two worlds might collide but the light that flickers will surely stand.
Jip now also looked outside and his mouth fell open in astonishment as rusk crumbs fell to the floor. There was a blue bus in the garden. Not a big bus but a small old one. Jip and Puck put on their boots and walked outside to meet the bus. The bus door was open. “How strange is that, Jip? That there is a bus here, "Puck said softly. Together they boarded the bus. "Hey? Is there anyone? "Cried Puck. But nobody was on the bus. "Jip and Puck!" They suddenly heard someone calling in a very soft voice. It was almost impossible to hear. "Did you say something, Puck?" Asked Jip. "Not me," Puck said. Together they looked around where the soft voice came from