Book’D

BOOK’D: AYOBAMI ADEBAYO

BOOK’D: AYOBAMI ADEBAYO

Ayobami Adebayo needs no introduction. Her debut novel ” (which I reviewed here) was shortlisted for this year’s Bailey’s Women’s Prize For Fiction. This year alone, Ayobami Adebayo has been interviewed by Vogue and The Paris Review. As a major fan of ‘Stay With Me‘ […]

BOOK’D: ‘LADE TAWAK

BOOK’D: ‘LADE TAWAK

Lade Tawak is a true book lover. I’ve followed her on social media almost since I joined Twitter. In this interview, she shares two of her all time favorite novels, her thoughts on classic lit and the book that changed her life.

BOOK’D| KOVIE PARKER

BOOK’D| KOVIE PARKER

Kovie Parker is an art curator, maker and creator and most recently she kicked off La Luna Soy Candles, which are handmade and poured, lightly scented, natural soy wax candles. She is also a voracious reader. In this interview she shares how she keeps up with her reading, why she prefers to read slowly and the books she’s constantly re-reading.

BOOK’D| YEWANDE OMOTOSO

BOOK’D| YEWANDE OMOTOSO

Yewande Omotoso is the author of ‘Bom Boy’ and the Bailey’s Prize for Fiction longlisted novel ‘The Woman Next Door’. In this BOOK’D interview, she explains why audiobooks are a winner for her and that rating books is not a thing she likes to do. Also, she shares why she believes it is important to finish the books she starts.

Enjoy as Yewande gets BOOK’D!

BOOK’D| IFEOLUWA NIHINLOLA

BOOK’D| IFEOLUWA NIHINLOLA

“I don’t think you have to finish a book, but I also believe you shouldn’t abandon every book that feels alien to you or slightly difficult to digest. I’m a believer in returning to books when I have the required skill to appreciate them.”

Writer Ifeoluwa Nihinlola gets BOOK’D!

BOOK’D: KIMECLECTIC

BOOK’D: KIMECLECTIC

” I cannot really say the novels I sneak away from my world to read are leisure when I can feel them saving me.”

Kimeclectic gets BOOK’D!

BOOK’D: NMADIUTO UCHE

BOOK’D: NMADIUTO UCHE

Nma is passionate about migrant stories in fiction and non fiction. In this interview she shares a lot of her favorite books by Africans! Enjoy as Nma gets BOOK’D.

BOOK’D| YEMISI ARIBISALA

BOOK’D| YEMISI ARIBISALA

Yemisi Aribisala is the author of the John Avery Prize winning essay collection, ‘Longthroat Memoirs’. In this interview, she shares her love of audiobooks, why she reads any and everything and doesn’t believe in book recommendation.

Enjoy as Yemisi gets BOOK’D!

BOOK’D WOLE TALABI

BOOK’D WOLE TALABI

Wole Talabi likes stories that are unusual, eclectic and surreal. He chats about his favorite way to read books and what makes a good book, in his opinion.

Read as he gets BOOK’D!

BOOK’D: ESTHER EDOHO

BOOK’D: ESTHER EDOHO

Esther writes the sweetest, most nostalgic and potent poetry. She views books and reading as an affair to make time for, even though we have to sneak away from daily responsibilities for that sometimes.

Read as Esther Edoho gets BOOK’D.