• Books,  Life

    My Favourite Childhood Reads

    Happy World Book Day! It’s no secret that reading is a big part of my life, so I thought I’d have some fun and share the books from my childhood that have made some sort of impact on me. I genuinely…

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    ‘NDOA’ Spotlight: Edwige-Renée Dro

    After the very soft launch of ‘NDOA spotlight’, I’m glad to announce that it’s officially back! *hold for applause* NDOA spotlight will be a regular, ongoing series, where I’ll be discussing the contributions to the amazing New Daughters of Africa…

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    ‘New Daughters of Africa’ Spotlight: Diana Ferrus

    Throughout Black History Month and beyond, I’ll be posting about the contributors to the New Daughters of Africa anthology, edited by Margaret Busby. This amazing book was released earlier this year, and is a collection of over 200 female authors…

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    If Beale Street Could Talk

    After watching this year’s film adaptation of James Baldwin’s  If Beale Street Could Talk , I knew I had to get hold of the book. I’m completely new to Baldwin’s works, so had no clue what I was in for…

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    Andrea Levy, In Memoriam

    The ‘Black British Female Fiction Author’ is an enigmatic figure. I just tried to count them myself without Google – I only needed my left hand. With more effort and time, I could maybe use two. I remember as a…