It caused an uproar. What about bookshops in Nigeria? Well, there are bookshops and there have been bookshops already for decades. But who has access to these bookshops? And to stretch the matter a bit: who has access to a library? The Nigerian writer Sede Alonge wrote answers to these questions in this article.
In this interview the South African writer Fred Strydom (living in Johannesburg) talks about his work. He 2015 he opened the door to step into the literary world of South Africa with his novel The Raft. Now he has another book titled The Inside-Out Man.
This is another episode of the series on meetings with writers. This time we meet the Kenyan writer Gladys Situma. She active on blogs and writes about lifestyle and related issues. Read more about her love of books and her writing activities here.