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Reviewer: Timi Odueso

Timi Odueso is a law student who enjoys literature as much as he does the culinary arts. His stories have been published in Crossroads, a publication of the US Diplomatic Mission, Nigeria, and by The Single Story Foundation as well as in On the Premises, an online magazine. He was a Wawa Book Review Young Literary Critics Fellow.
By Timi Odueso Title: Cigarette Number Seven Author: Donia Kamal Translator: Nariman Youssef Publisher: Hoopoe Number of pages: 191 Year of publication: 2018 Category: Fiction ‘Nothing lies between us and happiness but the demons that lie between us’....
By Timi Odueso Title: The Switch Author: Mary Karooro Okurut Publisher: FEMRITE Publications Limited Number of pages: 211 Year of publication: 2016 Category: Fiction ‘Culture can be the worst form of imprisonment’. – Dr Medard Mary Karooro Okurut’s The Switch...

The Pursuit of Happiness

By Timi Odueso Title: feeling and ugly Author: Danai Mupotsa Publisher: impepho press Number of pages: 70 Year of publication: 2018 Category: Poetry I...

The Truth Will Set Your Soul Free

By Timi Odueso Title: Death and the King’s Grey Hair Author: Denja Abdullahi Publisher: Kraft Books Limited Number of pages: 62 Year of publication: 2016 ...

Poems of Despair, Love, Laughter and Death

By Timi Odueso Title: A Parliament of Owls Author: Adipo Sidang Publisher: Contact Books NRB Number of pages: 286 Year of publication: 2016 Category: Poetry With 193 poems...

Destiny Comes with a Whip in Her Left Hand and a Salve in Her Right

By Timi Odueso Title: Path of Destiny: An Autobiography Author: Jimoh Mosobalaje Oyawoye Publisher: Bookcraft Ltd Number of pages: 571 Year of publication: 2018 Category: Autobiography There...

W Is for Woman and War: A Review of Beatrice Lamwaka’s Butterfly Dreams and Other Stories

By Timi Odueso Title: Butterfly Dreams and Other StoriesAuthor: Beatrice LamwakaPublisher: Lakalatwe BooksNumber of pages: 115Year of publication: 2016Category: Fiction Although it claims to be a collection of short...

Overcoming Tribulations in Bukky Agboola’s I Made It Through

By Timi Odueso Title: I Made It Through Author: Bukky Agboola Publisher: Winepress Publishing Number of pages: 148 Year of publication: 2016 Category: Memoir ‘We are afflicted in...

The Land of the Upright Man: A Review of Jude Idada’s Sankara

By Timi Odueso Title: Sankara Author: Jude Idada Publisher: Parrésia Publishers Ltd Number of pages: 114 Year of publication: 2018 Category: Drama ‘There is no guarantee that those who...

Of Juju Powder and Jollof Rice: Unconventional Afrocentrism in Nnedi Okorafor’s Sunny and the Mysteries of Osisi

By Timi Odueso Title: Sunny and the Mysteries of Osisi Author: Nnedi Okorafor Publisher: Cassava Republic Press Number of pages: 329 Year of publication: 2018 ...

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