• Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America 1619-2019

    Four Hundred Souls is an essential work that redefines America and the way its history can be told.

    The story begins with the arrival of twenty Ndongo people on the shores of the first British colony in mainland America in 1619, the year before the arrival of the Mayflower.

    In eighty chronological chapters, each by a different author and spanning five years, the book charts the four-hundred-year journey of African Americans to the present – a journey defined by inhuman oppression, visionary struggles and stunning achievements – in a choral work of exceptional power and beauty.

  • A Good African Story: How a Small Company Built a Global Coffee Brand

    In A Good African Story, as Andrew Rugasira recounts the very personal story of his company and the challenges that he has faced – and overcome – as an African entrepreneur, he provides a tantalising glimpse of what Africa could be, and argues that trade has achieved what years of aid have failed to deliver.

  • The Orishirishi Cookbook

    This cookbook provides insight into Nigerian food and its abundant history for people all over the world. From the delicious assorted native soup of the South-South Region to the distinct taste of afang soup by the Efik-Ibibios or the unmatched textures and flavors of gbegiri and ewedu from the South-West, this is a celebration of premium culinary experiences from around Nigeria. Here, I share important stories about our culture, not just with words, but with images to guide you through each process from sourcing ingredients to serving the finished meal.

  • Shake Hands With The Devil: The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda

    When Lieutenant-General Roméo Dallaire received the call to serve as force commander of the UN mission to Rwanda, he thought he was heading off to Africa to help two warring parties achieve the peace both sides wanted. Instead, he and members of his small international force were caught up in a vortex of civil war and genocide.

     

    Dallaire left Rwanda a broken man; disillusioned, suicidal, and determined to tell his story.

  • Waiting For The Wild Beasts To Vote

    Part magic, part history and part savage satire, this remarkable novel is nothing less than a history of post-colonial Africa itself.

  • Lagos Travel Guide

    Welcome to Lagos. Lagos’s combo of grit and (chaos) is bound to mesmerize all those keen to explore its vibrant culture, intense parties, charismatic souls, rich history and fabulous food.

    Lagos, one of the world’s most populous cities with over 18 million inhabitants, often gets overlooked – this guide exposes the mystery, the charm and all that Lagos has to offer to the bold traveler looking to immerse themselves in a truly African experience.

    Lagos Travel Guide

    9,000.00
  • Remaking Nigeria: Sixty Years, Sixty Voices

    On October 1, 2020, Nigeria celebrated its 60th year of political independence. After sixty years of independence, most Nigerians, particularly the youth, hold the view that the country has failed to work for them in a way that is satisfactory and enduring.

     

    This book seeks to give voice to young Nigerians, the critical change agents, to help the country understand and sharpen its focus on those issues that hold the key to its collective survival. Clearly, the new decade will be a defining moment for Nigeria.

     

    Sixty years after independence, fifty years after a civil war, and at the beginning of a new decade, it is important that a new generation of citizens is challenged to reposition the country. From interaction with young people and discussions on social media, there appears to be a knowledge and information gap among young Nigerians about the history and socio-political evolution of the country. Beyond the lack of understanding of history, there is also a dearth of ideas on what needs to be done and how to get Nigeria out of its current situation.

    5,000.0010,000.00

    Remaking Nigeria: Sixty Years, Sixty Voices

    5,000.0010,000.00
  • Negro with a Hat: Marcus Garvey

    With masterful skill, wit and compassion, Colin Grant chronicles Garvey’s extraordinary life, the failed business ventures, his misguided negotiations with the Ku Klux Klan, the two wives and the premature obituaries that contributed to his lonely, tragic death. This is the dramatic cautionary tale of a man who articulated the submerged thoughts of an awakening people.

  • Be A Unique Chef: Smoothit & Snackit Like a Pro

    This book aims to orientate the general public on how to incorporate healthier ingredients in their Culinary Choices.

    It divulges ways to get amazing and natural flavors from fruits, nuts and veggies, while promoting a healthy well-being to help improve overall quality of life.

    It also provides step by step guides for products development and Business management.

  • The Dead Do Talk

    The past months have been the worst Amiphany, a researcher has ever lived, so she decides to take a trip to the village of Boshi for research work, so she tells herself, but this is her escape from the reality she denies. She wants to find a new life in Boshi, to forget about Wukie, her forever love. Except, Wukie is in Boshi, he still wants her and can’t let go. But he is not human here.

    Boshi welcomes her, but Amiphany finds their ways mundane, deceptive, and manipulating her to believe in spirits and ghosts. We all come to leave, for earth is not ours. The question is, Do you believe in ghosts?

    The Dead Do Talk

    3,000.00
  • Unbreakable Bonds

    A WRITIVISM ANTHOLOGY OF FICTION, PHOTOGRAPHY AND NONFICTION FROM EASTERN AFRICA AND THE UK.

    Unbreakable Bonds

    4,000.00
  • Idara ‘The Inquisitive Girl’

    Idara ‘The Inquisitive Girl’ is an illustrative book about a young girl called Idara and her friends as they journey into womanhood and understand the different stages of this process. This book, in very clear terms, explains the process from puberty, menstruation, menstrual cycle, menstrual hygiene, and sex education. The idea is to make learning these concepts as interactive, illustrative and as fun as possible. It has been illustrated in form of a comic, to bring an exciting read for young girls and their parents/guardians. This book shares insights and offers advice to our young girls on how to deal with the physical, emotional and social changes that come with puberty, menstruation and how to keep your privates, private. This book is a trusted guide which will help our girls feel comfortable and ‘FLOW WITH PRIDE’.

  • What They Don’t Tell You About Being Single

    When will you marry? Why are you still single? Are you sure you are not being too choosy? If they keep asking you those questions, this book might just be for you. Perhaps you have found yourself in a ‘situationship’ instead of a relationship, or been friend-zoned, or wondered how you could hear God clearly about your relationships? I certainly have. In this book, I share my journey as a single woman and some of the challenges I have faced as a Christian, millennial twenty-something, with practical, Godly solutions. It has humour, reality and painful realisations. I pray it helps you reflect on your own journey and ask yourself some honest questions. Tumininu Olaoshun Www.tumininu.com

  • Unravel your Hidden Gems

    Unravel your Hidden Gems is a collection of inspirational and motivational essays from the heart of the acclaimed author, Tolu’ A. Akinyemi. Released hot on the heels of Tolu’s first book of poetry, Dead Lions Don’t Roar, this new book is a study on Life, encouraging people to succeed at what they feel is important to their own happiness. Be it private life, business, religion, career, relationships, each part of life is discovered. This mind-altering life manual can be read as a whole or visited in snippets for day to day inspiration. Each essay examines and highlights challenges in life and how to succeed in enjoying life with grace. A self-help study on life with a refreshing difference, the book is a totality of life’s journey reminding us we are here on a temporary basis and that it is our duty to not hide in obscurity but to Unravel Your Hidden Gems before it is too late! Pure Inspiration!

  • Dead Dogs Don’t Bark

    Dead Dogs Don’t Bark is the second poetry collection from the acclaimed author, Tolu’ A. Akinyemi. With a similar tone and style to Dead Lions Don’t Roar (Tolu’s first poetry collection) this follow up masterpiece is nothing short of pure motivation. The poems cover a range of topics that many in life are aware of, that the Author himself has experienced and that we all, whatever our age, need support in. Beautifully written, the poems speak volumes to all age groups as they feature finding your inner talent, celebrating your individuality and distinct voice. The poetry collection has didactic elements for evaporating the effects of peer pressure and criminality amongst many others. Also covering mental health, relationships, career focus, and general life issues, the poetry is bitter sweet, amusing and thought provoking in turns.

  • Citadel Blues

    Young, handsome and intelligent Chike Afare returns for his second year of university with the support of his seemingly stable middle-class family, the inspiring company of exciting friends and a growing curiosity about his place and role in the 90s Nigerian society.
    When he falls in love with one of the prettiest girls on campus, all seems set for a blissful future. Then things start to unravel: a cheeky paragraph in a student publication, a violent demonstration and the revelation of shocking family secrets. Chike soon learns a few truths about himself, his friends and his family.
    Citadel Blues chronicles the eventful transition of an impressionable young idealist to harsh adulthood in less than two university semesters, and showcases the difficult choices faced by young people in contemporary Nigerian society.

    Citadel Blues

    1,500.00
  • Ndu Anyi: Okigbo na Adanze

    Ndu Anyi Okigbo na Adanze is a fun colorful story board book that engages readers of all ages to interact in Igbo. The key characters Okigbo and Adanze are siblings that share information about their daily life and ask the readers questions to get them speaking Igbo as well. This book creates a great opportunity for parents/guardians to speak Igbo with their children/wards. It encourages readers to respond in Igbo so they’re not only hearing* aka understanding, but they are also conversing! English translations are on the last page… Ndu Anyi book is the perfect GIFT/PRESENT for all kids occasions. It is suitable for children from age 1 year and up regardless of Igbo language knowledge level.

  • ABChD Igbo

    ABChD Igbo boardbook is a vibrant representation of the Igbo alphabets on sturdy tear-free pages. A fun illustration is associated with each letter (mkpuru okwu) which will help readers remember as they learn the building blocks of the Igbo language. This will also help prompt parents to suggest additional examples and make the learning more fun!

    ABChD Igbo

    3,500.00
  • Broken Porcelain

    Broken Porcelain is the note you write regarding the people and experiences that hurt you and transformed almost everything in your life. It takes a whole new genre of poetry and is extremely simple in nature. Broken Porcelain takes you on a journey of what breaks a person and how they respond to it. It can be categorised as a self-help poetry book, which makes you relive the things you once went through because after all you’re only human; but makes you see that you are not alone in this thing called hurt.

    Broken Porcelain

    3,000.00
  • Fighting Lions: The Untold Story of Dele Momodu’s Presidential Campaign

    FIGHTING LIONS is a good read, a comprehensive documentation of the Dele Momodu intervention in our current political journey. The author has constructed a fantastic narrative about a significant episode in our country’s democratic journey even if from a personal viewpoint. The material is quite informative, educative and revelatory, particularly those encounters with certain media workers, potential supporters, and leadership of Labour Party. It will anger some people who are mentioned or whose identities are appropriated in the narratives but then that is expected in a script of this nature. It is angry in part, but again, that comes with the nature of the material- the author is a participant in the narrative he has constructed. But overall, this is a very significant contribution to the rare body of literature on our nascent democratic experiment. – Jahman Anikulapo-Oladejo

    The author told a gripping story that holds the reader’s attention to the very end. – Molara Wood

    From Nigeria’s youngest presidential campaign manager ever, FIGHTING LIONS is the epic tale of an audacious and unconventional Presidental campaign. A must read! – Raymond Dokpesi Jnr.

  • Faith and Governance: Politics and Spirituality in Nation-Building

    Faith and Governance: Politics and Spirituality in Nation-Building is a collection of published articles on the twin subject of faith and governance. The book is divided into three parts. The first part under the heading, Cultivating Spiritual Intelligence contains articles on some dangerous doctrinal positions in the Church and the need for spiritual awareness in this season. The second part, under the title, Christianity and Nation-Building is made up articles that speak to Christianity in Nigeria and the role the Church is meant to play in nation-building. The third part, Governance et’al, contains thoughts on a number of governance issues in Nigeria and across the globe such as corruption, global migration, brexit etc.

    Part One: Cultivating Spiritual Intelligence This part comprises of articles that draw attention to the season we are in and the need for Christians to be spiritually aware and intelligent in order not to be deceived or lag behind God’s agenda. It also contains articles that attempt to address certain dangerous doctrinal positions in the Nigerian Church that could cause the average believer to be deceived, among other articles meant to encourage and inspire Christians.

    Part Two: Christianity and Nation-Building The articles in this part focus mostly on the social responsibility of the Church in Nigeria. It contains three-part articles on the role of the church in nation-building. These articles particularly focus on how the church is poised to contributing immensely to national development. Unfortunately, the church is not doing as much, which is largely responsible for the current state of our country. There are other articles on Pentecostalism in Nigeria, our brand of Christianity, which I referred to as Third World Christianity, as well as others meant to correct wrong application of Scriptures.

    Part Three: Governance Et’al This part of the book contains articles that express the author’s thoughts on a number of governance issues in Nigeria and a few across the world. The subjects addressed include corruption in Nigeria’s governance system, illegal migration and its attendant challenges in different parts of the world and governance under the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari among others.

  • Living A Meaningful Life

    The aim of the book is to make people reflect on their lives, discover their self and where their worth comes from and live a joyful and peaceful life. It doesn’t have to be complicated. What truly is the meaning of life? Truly, what is life without God? ‘Why does our generation still feel so lost inside? Why do so many young people battle suicidal thoughts daily? You are told to go to school, get a job, get married and make money, and yet you still feel empty inside? Why? Yes, these things are amazing but what really is the meaning of life? Living A Meaning Life is about everything life: purpose, love, relationships, marriage, and family. Life is a gift from God, and our gift back to Him is what we do with it. You are uniquely designed for something special and specific. The relationships we have, goals we make, things we accomplish, our challenges are all part of our existence, and we need to know what shapes us to live a meaningful life and to impact our generation. Each chapter is packed with practical techniques, ideas and easy to implement action steps. You will also find life inspiring real- life success stories. This book will stay with you long after you have put it down. It is more than a self- help book, but it will empower readers to engage with God on a level that will change every aspect of their lives and see life through His perspective, and not from what the world has coined right. My prayer is that this book conveys answers to some real- life questions and situations people might be facing and lives shall be transformed. I pray that it inspires you to discover what treasures lie within, develop yourself and make a difference. “Life and destiny is like a journey. Dive in and discover how to make every minute of it meaningful.” Why You Should Read This ✓ Self-Development Learn everything from discovering your purpose, setting achievable goals, and developing the discipline to achieve goals that lead to a life of excellence. ✓ Confronting Challenges How do you make lemonade when life gives you lemons? Learn what it takes to make a comeback from a hard time, deal with life complex choices and live a life of forgiveness. ✓ Handling Relationships In a world where sex is a fingertip away – what does it mean to develop a long lasting godly relationship? How do you build and strike that perfect balance between your romantic and platonic relationships?

  • CLASS ETHNICITY AND DEMOCRACY IN NIGERIA

    In a country where democracy has become a tool for the privileged few, who constitute the political class, to degrade the vast majority of the population, _CLASS ETHNICITY & DEMOCRACY IN NIGERIA _captures the initial source of the Nigerian class division, sufferings and poverty, having undertaken a cursory dissection of the First Republic and why it failed.

  • No Longer at Ease

    A bestselling title in Heinemann’s long-established ‘African Writers Series’, this novel is now being published with a new introduction as part of the new series ‘African Writers Series Classics’.

    No Longer at Ease

    5,000.00
  • Affordable

    ‘Affordable’ delineates the roles of the five essential participants in delivering affordable housing: the Government, the Private Sector, Professionals, the Community, and the Individual. Each chapter describes what the particular participant needs to do, or to view differently, so that sustainable affordable housing can be achieved. The book is action-oriented, with the various action points set in a format to be acted upon independently by any player, even if some or all of the other essential players are not yet on board. This book draws on experiences from European, Latin American and African contexts. It’s a book designed to help you to think critically about housing issues and to think differently about housing delivery.

    Affordable

    4,000.00
  • Lives of Great Men: Living and Loving as an African Gay Man

    From Victoria Island, Lagos to Brooklyn, U.S.A. to Accra, Ghana to Paris, France; from across the Diaspora to the heart of the African continent, in this memoir Nigerian journalist Chike Frankie Edozien offers a highly personal series of contemporary snapshots of same gender loving Africans, unsung Great Men living their lives, triumphing and finding joy in the face of great adversity. On his travels and sojourns Edozien explores the worsening legal climate for gay men and women on the continent; the impact homophobic evangelical American pastors are having in many countries, and its toxic intersection with political populism; and experiences the pressures placed on those living under harshly oppressive laws that are themselves the legacy of colonial rule – pressures that sometimes lead to seeking asylum in the West. Yet he remains hopeful, and this memoir, which is pacy, romantic and funny by turns, is also a love-letter to Africa, above all to Nigeria and the megalopolis that is Lagos.

  • Thorns And Roses

    Ifeoma and her sisters escaped an emotionally abusive father to start a new life in Lagos. She is determined to never let another man have control over her, even if that means never falling in love. That is until she meets Chuma, a wealthy and domineering man who is exactly the kind of man she is determined to stay away from but somehow can’t seem to keep away from. An unlikely relationship develops, taking them from joy to a devastating loss and finally to betrayal. Ifeoma must decide, but she is torn between her painful past and a chance at a future with Chuma….

    Chuma is a cutthroat obsessive financial mogul whose sole purpose in life is to make his family name great. And he is determined to let nothing distract him from achieving his goal. But when he meets Ifeoma, an elusive, hardworking chef, he finds himself irresistibly drawn to her. They embark on a turbulent journey of friendship and love, which is eventually shattered by tragedy. Chuma wants to heal the rift that has grown between them and will go to any lengths to do so. However, he encounters secrets from her past…

    Thorns And Roses

    3,500.00

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