Thursday, July 24, 2014
How much do you know about Nigerian and African books and writers? Take our quiz to find out!

How much do you know about Nigerian and African books and writers? Take our quiz to find out!

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Monday, July 21, 2014
doubledaybooks:

But actually…

doubledaybooks:

But actually…

Friday, July 18, 2014
nigerianostalgia:

Bornu trumpeters (1912)Vintage Nigeria

Borno State, although often in the news today with regards to the Boko Haram insurgency, is home to rich cultures and a number of striking natural and man-made attractions. Learn more about the state, its people and history here.

nigerianostalgia:

Bornu trumpeters (1912)
Vintage Nigeria

Borno State, although often in the news today with regards to the Boko Haram insurgency, is home to rich cultures and a number of striking natural and man-made attractions. Learn more about the state, its people and history here.

Thursday, July 17, 2014 Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Books are like the heavily curated thoughts of good writers. Entrepreneur James Altucher offers a beautiful definition in discussing the difference between books and blog posts in this altogether stimulating and wide-ranging conversation with Tim Ferriss. (via explore-blog)
Monday, July 14, 2014

37thstate:

Wole Soyinka @ 80- A few great plays

We have some of these titles and more books by Soyinka at our Community Library - check them out here.

Friday, July 11, 2014

Favoread

When you haven’t yet finished a book, but you realize that it has already begun to establish a permanent place in your heart as one of your all-time favorites.

“I’m barely halfway through A Visit from the Goon Squad, but I can already tell it’s going to be a favoread.”

This list of 15 new words for bibliophiles is fantastic! Have you used any of these before?
Saturday, July 5, 2014