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BN Prose: Living Life to the Full by Myne Whitman

BN Prose: Living Life to the Full by Myne Whitman

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

“I’ve never told this story to anyone before,” Tade said to Chudi and I. “Most new people we’ve met don’t ask, and Bimbo is the last person to raise the topic.”
“I’m sorry,” I put in, “I didn’t mean to…

It’s Back! The Fourth Edition of the BN Book Review Section Reviews “Voice of America” by E.C Osondu

It’s Back! The Fourth Edition of the BN Book Review Section Reviews “Voice of America” by E.C Osondu

Monday, July 4th, 2011

We are back with another edition of the BN Book Review Section. This month we are reviewing E.C Osondu’s recent book, “Voice of America…”. In, this book, Osondu, uses a collection of 18 short stories, to explore

Excerpt from the book “A Love Rekindled” by Myne Whitman

Excerpt from the book “A Love Rekindled” by Myne Whitman

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

Abuja. November 27, 2009. 6.00pm…
Kevwe caught up with Efe just as she was about to enter the back seat of a branded Hilton vehicle.
“I want to speak with you.”
“I don’t want to speak to you. Leave

BN Prose: A Brother Lost, A Wife Found by Myne Whitman

BN Prose: A Brother Lost, A Wife Found by Myne Whitman

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

I buttoned my tuxedo, and looked back with a tight smile at the man who stood behind me. The wedding was in an hour, but it wasn’t nerves at seeing my lovely bride that choked my throat. Painful memories swamped…

“The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives” by Lola Shoneyin receives Rave Reviews in the Maiden Issue of the BN Book Review

“The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives” by Lola Shoneyin receives Rave Reviews in the Maiden Issue of the BN Book Review

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011

In this maiden issue of the BN Book Review, we have chosen to review “The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives“, the highly acclaimed first novel by Lola Shoneyin…. In a book which uses humour, charm

New Feature Alert: Meet the Reviewers of the BN Book Review | First Book: The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives by Lola Shoneyin

New Feature Alert: Meet the Reviewers of the BN Book Review | First Book: The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives by Lola Shoneyin

Monday, February 7th, 2011

At the beginning of the year, we promised you new and exciting features, in keeping with our promise allow us to introduce to you Bella Naija’s Brand New Feature: The BN Book Review!
What is the BN Book Review …

BN Prose: Karma is a Mother by Myne Whitman

BN Prose: Karma is a Mother by Myne Whitman

Monday, July 26th, 2010

I have not seen my mother for a very long time. I last saw her when I was in Junior Secondary School at fourteen years old. It is almost a lifetime away yet the events of that day are so…

BN Prose: Excerpt from the book “A Heart to Mend” by Myne Whitman

BN Prose: Excerpt from the book “A Heart to Mend” by Myne Whitman

Friday, March 5th, 2010

“Gladys, Gladys!” The sound of her name had her springing out of bed. It was late afternoon on Wednesday, and she was back in her bedroom after tramping the streets of Lagos in search of That Elusive Job. It was…