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Some Insights on Book Publishing and the New Author (+4 Vital Tips)

Some disturbing insights were gathered while supporting a couple of writers through the publication of their books. One of these insights being the publish or...

Book Club Members! Stop Doing These 4 Annoying Things

Book clubs can be unifying, and all shades of awesome. However, there are some destructive patterns that need to be addressed and put to an...

7 Things To Do If Your Book Club Currently Sucks

Agreed, it wasn’t always like this. Over the months or weeks, the excitement and prospect you once felt in your book club has dissolved into...

How to Start a Book Club Even Oprah Would Be Jealous Of (Literally)

Book clubs are the perfect places to foster long-term friendships, meet interesting personalities and revel in bookish camaraderie. So, you’ve been nursing the idea of...

‘LaGuardia’ by Nnedi Okorafor Wins the 2020 Hugo Award for Best Graphic Story or Comic

Yesterday, August 1st, 2020, the Africanfuturistic Novel, LaGuardia written by Nnedi Okorafor was announced as the winner of the Hugo Award for best Graphic Story...

6 Convincing Reasons Why You Should Seriously Consider Audiobooks

While one might not be able to curl up with them, smell their fresh pages, dog-ear, bookmark, or even fling them across the room when...

Clear Your Calendars for These Top 3 Literary Festivals

It’s 2020, the year of unprecedented times. At first, it was unclear if bits of the world’s “normal” would be restored and we can finally...

Are You Tech Savvy? Register for the FITC Youth Connect Essay Challenge

The Financial Institutions Training Centre has announced its 2020 Youth Connect Essay Challenge open to Africans. The aim is to promote excellence and highlight the...

5 Enthralling Book Suggestions from Oprah’s Book Club

Famous media personality and philanthropist, Oprah Winfrey better known for her American talk show has a book club which used to be a segment of...

Apply for the 2020 Miles Morland Foundation Writing Scholarship

The Miles Morland Foundation awards yearly Writing Scholarships to writers born in Africa. The sole aim of the scholarship is to provide upcoming writers the...