In a global world where people interact on many levels and in many ways it is easy to get information from many places. People get influenced. People have ideas. Can two people, unconnected, have the same ideas? Write the same words? Write a tune that sounds similar to another tune? In this article you get … Continue reading Plagiarism: American author, Nora Roberts, addresses Tomi Adeyemi’s allegations
She came back to Nigeria, she did research and decided to start a publishing firm in Nigeria with a continental impact. The name of the firm is Cassava Republic and her name is Bibi Bakare-Yusuf. In this speech she tells her story to an audience in Soweto at the third Abantu Book Festival.
The Nigerian author Amara Okolo, for the time being living in the United States of America, talks about her drive in writing. Why does she write? Does she have an ulterior motive and drive? Read about her ideas in this interview.
No idea what to read in 2019? Have a look at this article about books that were read and caught the attention of the reading public in 2018. There are many jewels in the African crown. So take your pick and start reading.
The short story is a specialism for writers. Not everyone is able to make a statement in a short space. The Nigerian writer Osondu is able to make a statement, just read this short story.
This Oltesh is from Tanzania and he has risen to the position of writing a book. His favourite writer is Dale Carnegie. Do not expect much in the way of literature in his reading habits. Could we convince him to buy books a a local bookstore instead of global webmasters? In this article you will … Continue reading BY THE BOOK: Oltesh Thobias