James Patterson and Micheal Ledwidge’s Step on a Crack: A deviation from the norm

This entry is part 1 of 7 in the series Reviews Season Four

Ubaji Isiaka Abubakar Eazy withdrew his boast of reading all of James Patterson’s thrillers after encountering Step on a Crack which strayed from the norm Gwa DoohembaDoohemba Gwa is a young writer. He writes mostly novels and short stories and once in a while dives into poetry. His work has[…]

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Breaking barriers and pushing the frontiers of language: A review of Mutiu Olawuyi’s “The Blotted Pawpaw” (A story without verb)

This entry is part 3 of 7 in the series Reviews Season Four

Mutiu Olawuyi has joined the team of great writers like Joseph Conrad and Chinua Achebe with his “The Blotted Pawpaw” which he wrote without a single verb! Ubaji Isiaka Abubakar Eazy reviews Ubaji Isiaka Abubakar EazyUbaji Isiaka Abubakar Eazy holds a degree in English language and literary studies. He is[…]

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Tekena Nitonye Tamuno’s Oil Wars in the Niger Delta (1849-2009) is not just history

This entry is part 4 of 7 in the series Reviews Season Four

Tekena Nitonye Tamuno’s Oil Wars in the Niger Delta is a true life story of oppression, unending exploitation and pains of the Niger Delta people. Ubaji Isiaka Abubakar Eazy reviews Ubaji Isiaka Abubakar EazyUbaji Isiaka Abubakar Eazy holds a degree in English language and literary studies. He is a short[…]

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A critical appraisal of Elizabeth Semende’s Rays of a Bleeding Sun by Ubaji Isiaka Abubakar

This entry is part 5 of 7 in the series Reviews Season Four

Rays of a Bleeding Sun has the pulse of emotions and powerful feelings, invigorated with the power to move readers as no other poem would ever do, Ubaji Isiaka Abubakar appraises Ubaji Isiaka Abubakar EazyUbaji Isiaka Abubakar Eazy holds a degree in English language and literary studies. He is a[…]

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Nigerians and the aberrant culture of imbecility and docility: An examination of Abdul O. Umar and Sam Iyanda’s Stray Bullet

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Reviews Season Four

Ubaji Isiaka Abubakar Eazy writes that Abdul O. Umar and Sam Iyanda’s Stray Bullet depicts how Nigerians resort to prayers, instead of actions, for solutions to their sufferings Ubaji Isiaka Abubakar EazyUbaji Isiaka Abubakar Eazy holds a degree in English language and literary studies. He is a short story writer,[…]

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Vincent de Paul’s picaresque, Twisted Times – Son of Man

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the series Reviews Season Four

Ubaji Isiaka Abubakar Eazy writes that Vincent de Paul’s novel, Twisted Times, shows how society alters people’s dreams by making them eat forbidden fruits Ubaji Isiaka Abubakar EazyUbaji Isiaka Abubakar Eazy holds a degree in English language and literary studies. He is a short story writer, copy editor, book reviewer,[…]

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