Monthly Archives | August 2008
Okay, can some one kindly tell me where this last year has gone? Cause look, it is time for this […]
Posted on 25 August 2008 | By Fence | 6 responses
I watched Pedigree Dogs Exposed on the telly last night. And my gut reaction? Never ever buying a pedigree dog. […]
Posted on 20 August 2008 | By Fence | 1 response
Yeah, that’s right, it is time for the return of The X Factor. I do love this show. I also […]
Posted on 16 August 2008 | By Fence
Things started to fall apart at home when my brother, Jaja, did not go to communion and Papa flung his heavy missal across the room and broke the figurines on the étagére.
Kambili, the teenage narrator of the book, is a 15 year old girl. In many ways she lives a priveliged life in Nigeria. Her father owns factories; he is a “big man” in the community. A fact that is brought home to her when she visits her less well off aunt and cousins. But wealth doesn’t equal happiness. Kamibili and her brother Jaja live under the strict rules of their father and his fiercely religious beliefs.
Posted on 14 August 2008 | By Fence
ISBN: 9780312426293 Carl was kind enough to send me this book; one of the prizes from his Once Upon A […]