The mind of the child: Nilanjana Haldar’s Quiet Screams to the Quiet Healer


This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series Reviews Season Five

Share now5      5SharesNilanjana Haldar’s Quiet Screams to the Quiet Healer, a moving story on parental guide, notes that children take the


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Literature in the North: A review of Mujahid Ameen Lilo’s City of Smoke


This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series Reviews Season Five

Share now41      41SharesMujahid Ameen Lilo’s City of Smoke, a collection of stirring short stories, shows that the future of Nigeria’s literary


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Juka Fatou Jabang’s The Phoenix: The path to female liberation is via total denigration of men


This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series Reviews Season Five

Share now79      79SharesJuka Fatou Jabang’s poems in The Phoenix decries the ill-treatment of women by men, and the exploitation of Africa


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Cristina Ali Farah’s Little Mother: Capturing the ripple effects of the Somali Civil War


This entry is part 16 of 17 in the series Reviews Season Four

Share now       Cristina Ali Farah’s Little Mother shows that war leaves indelible marks on its victims, even generations unborn, Ubaji Isiaka


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Nadifa Mohamed’s The Orchard of Lost Souls: A realistic depiction of the Somalia of the 80s


Share now88      88SharesNadifa Mohamed’s The Orchard of Lost Souls, a story of horror, depicts the animalistic and cannibalistic tendencies of Somalia’s


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