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Be(com)ing Nigerian: A Guide

be(com)ing nigerian: a guide

29 reads
3.7
₦1500.00

'Be(com)ing Nigerian: A Guide' deftly captures both the hilarity and the horror of Nigeria, offering a sharply observed, nuanced, laugh-out-loud understanding of a country of 190 million people, from its religious hypocrisy to the pragmatic nature of 'Nigerian love'....

Be(com)ing Nigerian: A Guide (Preview)

be(com)ing nigerian: a guide (preview)

235 reads
3.93
Free

'Be(com)ing Nigerian: A Guide' deftly captures both the hilarity and the horror of Nigeria, offering a sharply observed, nuanced, laugh-out-loud understanding of a country of 190 million people, from its religious hypocrisy to the pragmatic nature of 'Nigerian love'....

The Hundred Wells of Salaga

the hundred wells of salaga

2 reads
0
₦1500.00

Aminah lives an idyllic life until she is brutally separated from her home and forced on a journey that turns her from a daydreamer into a resilient woman. Wurche, the willful daughter of a chief, is desperate to play an important role in her father’s court. These two women’s lives converge as infighting among Wurche’s people threatens the region, during the height of the slave trade at the end of the 19th century. Set in pre-colonial Ghana, The Hundred Wells of Salaga is a story of courage, forgiveness, love and freedom. Through the experiences of Aminah and Wurche, it offers a remarkable view of slavery and how the scramble for Africa affected the lives of everyday people....

Sunny and the Mysteries of Osisi

sunny and the mysteries of osisi

8 reads
3
₦1200.00

Sunny Nwazue is back in this gripping sequel to Nnedi Okorafor's What Sunny Saw in the Flames. Sunny has settled into life at the Leopard Society, with friends Orlu, Chichi and Sasha. Her magic powers continue to grow under the tutelage of her mentor Sugar Cream, as Sunny studies her strange Nsidi book and begins to understand her spirit face, Anyanwu. But Sunny cannot escape from her destiny, and she soon finds she must travel to the shadowy town of Osisi. The journey is fraught with danger, taking Sunny through unseen worlds, and awaiting her is a battle to determine humanity's fate. Sunny & The Mysteries of Osisi is a compelling tale combining culture, fantasy, history, and magic...

She Called Me Woman - Nigerian's Queer Women Speak

she called me woman - nigerian's queer women speak

41 reads
4.75
₦1500.00

"These true stories are beautifully told, the pain and honesty and hope and joy in these accounts is strong like a song" – Stella Duffy This stirring and intimate collection brings together 25 first-hand accounts to paint a vivid portrait of what it means to be a queer Nigerian woman. These beautifully told stories of resistance and resilience reveal the realities of a community that will no longer be invisible. From the joy and excitement of first love, and from childhood games to addiction and suicide, She Called Me Woman shows us how Nigerian queer women, in all their multitudes, attempt to build a life together. She Called Me Woman challenges us to rethink what it means to be a Nigerian 'woman', negotiating relationships, money, sexuality and freedom, identifying outside the gender binary, and the difficulties of achieving hopes and dreams in a climate of fear....