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BOOK’D: ADEBOLA RAYO

BOOK’D: ADEBOLA RAYO

Adebola Rayo is a writer and editor whose work brings me joy. I’ve already interviewed her once before on the 21 Questions column, but I also wanted to know her bookish habits. In this interview, she shares the weird thing she does before reading every […]

BOOK’D: DARKOWAA of AFRICAN BOOK ADDICT

BOOK’D: DARKOWAA of AFRICAN BOOK ADDICT

Darkowaa of African Book Addict is huge reader of African lit and I love her instagram! Her blog is a great place to start if you’d like to read more African literature, or books by people of color who are not Nigerian. Interestingly, she didn’t […]

BOOK’D: IFEYINWA ARINZE

BOOK’D: IFEYINWA ARINZE

Ifeyinwa Arinze is a blog reader turned Twitter & Bookstagram friend! I love reading her book reviews and it wasn’t long before I decided I had to have her on BOOK’D! She shares why it’s important to stay open, why she enjoys reading at coffee […]

BOOK’D| SUYI DAVIES OKUNGBOWA

BOOK’D| SUYI DAVIES OKUNGBOWA

I stumbled upon Suyi’s writing on WordsAreWork and his approach to reading really got me inspired! It was a no brainer to have him on BOOK’D. I enjoyed reading his interview and I know you will too! He shares why he’ll never tell someone else […]

BOOK’D| PAMELA NAAKI TETTEH

BOOK’D| PAMELA NAAKI TETTEH

Pamela is an amazing writer and lover of books and words in general. I enjoyed reading her interview! Also, I think fiction lovers will enjoy her fantastic recommendations. She shares what three books changed her life and what they taught her. Enjoy! 1. What are […]

BOOK’D| OSEMHEN AKHIBI

BOOK’D| OSEMHEN AKHIBI

Osemhen Akhibi is a writer (and engineer) whose blog I started following when I first began blogging. I enjoy her storytelling and the way she shares her view of the world. Her natural hair is also, hashtag goals. She’s obviously also a reader and in […]

BOOK’D: TEMITOPE AKANDE

BOOK’D: TEMITOPE AKANDE

“A good book is a book that you can’t wait to finish, but you also don’t want it to finish. It transports you into a new world and makes you feel with intensity.”

Enjoy as Temitope Akande gets BOOK’D!

BOOK’D: AYOBAMI ADEBAYO

BOOK’D: AYOBAMI ADEBAYO

“I do try to finish every book I start and I do that because I’ve been surprised by several books that didn’t seem good initially but turned out to be brilliant by the time I got to the end.”

Author Ayobami Adebayo gets BOOK’D!

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.