17 Jul, 2024

Winners of the 25th International Radio Playwriting Competition Announced

Canadian playwright, Joanne Gutknecht and Brazilian playwright, Pericles Silveira have both been announced winners of the 25th International Radio Playwriting Competition. This announcement was made by the BBC World Service and the British Council, with co-producer The Open University and in partnership with Commonwealth Writers. According to the press release, “As part of their prize, […]

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Book Tour Announcement: Bury Me Come Sunday Afternoon By Nike Campbell-Fatoki

In partnership with Quramo publishing, you are invited to the online book tour and book reading of Nigerian-American author Nike Campbell-Fatoki, Bury Me Come Sunday Afternoon, a collection of short stories. Nine literary blogs will host her on five different days. The tour promises to be rewarding. There will be varied readings across all stops and free […]

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Read an Excerpt of Yaa Gyasi’s $1-Million Debut Novel

It never crossed my mind, the possiblity of signing a book contract for one million dollars. But Ghanaian author, Yaa Gyasi did  it. In the spring of 2014, G.P. Putnam’s Sons paid a whooping million dollars to acquire Yaa Gyasi’s debut manuscript. Yaa Gyasi was born in Ghana and raised in Huntsville, Alabama. She holds […]

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“I can be your poetry/But I’d rather be your rhyme”… Abigail Arunga

Sit back and enjoy this wonderful review on the 80 poem beauty titled Akello by Abigail Arunga.  Akello which was self published in the year 2014 is Abigail Arunga’s first published offering to the poetry sphere sheds light on a  journey that has just begun – and new journeys are beautiful to watch. The book […]

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How To Become A Bestselling Author In 24 hours: Discover How Yvonne Chioma Mbanefo Accomplished This Feat.

Every writer looks forward to the day when they become bestselling authors. Many spend hours searching for ways to make this dream come true. ‘How to become a bestselling author’ is a common search term on search engines. In fact, statistics released by Book Expo Of America revealed that 93% of books published each year […]

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Book Tour Announcement: The Domestication Of Munachi by Ifesinachi Okoli-Okpagu

You are invited to the online book tour and book reading of Ifesinachi Okoli-Okpagu’s novel, The Domestication of Munachi. Ten literary blogs will host her on five different days. The tour promises to be rewarding. There will be varied readings across all stops and free giveaways. You might win a book. Invite a friend. Order […]

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Coming Soon: Online Book Tour Of The Domestication Of Munachi by Ifesinachi Okoli-Okpagu

There will be an online book tour and book reading of Ifesinachi Okoli-Okpagu’s amazing novel, The Domestication of Munachi. Ten literary blogs will host her on five different days. I am excited about this tour. Ifesinachi’s book kept me up at night , and I can’t wait to discuss the book with you all. You […]

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