My Hilarious NYSC Camp Experience πŸ˜‚ |Memoirs of a Lazy Korfa Book Review

My Hilarious NYSC Camp Experience πŸ˜‚ |Memoirs of a Lazy Korfa Book Review

Title: Memoirs of a Lazy Korfa Author: Tunmise Usikalu Published By: Sophos Books Ltd. Release Date: 2020 Genre: Non-fiction, Genre Format: Paperback Length: 106 pages Synopsis β€œThough this is only the first day of camp, as at 2:30pm or there about, I am already number 1,246! As if that’s not bad enough, we get matched [...]

Book Review: I’m Telling The Truth But I’m Lying

Book Review: I’m Telling The Truth But I’m Lying

Title: I’m Telling The Truth But I’m Lying Author: Bassey Ikpi Published By: Harper Perennial Release Date: 2019 Genre: Memoir, Non-fiction Format: Paperback Length: 248 pages Synopsis In this remarkable memoir-in-essays, Basset Ikpi explores her life-as a Nigerian American immigrant, a black woman, a slam poet, a daughter, an artist - through the lens of [...]

Book Review: Homegoing

Book Review: Homegoing

Title: Homegoing Author: Yaa Gyasi Published By: Penguin Random House UK Release Date: 2016 Genre: Historical fiction, saga, novel Format: Paperback Length: 300 pages Synopsis Effia and Esi: two sisters with two very different destinies. One sold into slavery; one a slave trader’a wife. The consequences of their fate reverberate through the generations that follow: [...]

HOW TO PASS THE NIGERIAN LAW SCHOOL (NLS) BAR FINALS | 7 READING TIPS for NLS STUDENTS

HOW TO PASS THE NIGERIAN LAW SCHOOL (NLS) BAR FINALS | 7 READING TIPS for NLS STUDENTS

Last year, I shared my experience preparing and writing the NLS bar finals on my blog. On my Youtube channel, I once again share a little bit of that experience as well as some valuable reading tips for law school students, law undergraduates and individuals interested in pursuing a law career in Nigeria and/or getting [...]

Celebrating 500 Subscribers!πŸ’ƒπŸ½ (with a semi-dramatic acceptance speech)

Celebrating 500 Subscribers!πŸ’ƒπŸ½ (with a semi-dramatic acceptance speech)

This happened and I’m really excited! πŸ’ƒπŸ½πŸ’ƒπŸ½ It’s easy to ignore milestones because we’re focusing on the β€œnext best thing”, but I’m super thankful for this one because when I started, I knew it was not the most popular niche on YouTube discussing books or even mainly African and Nigerian literature (there’s only a handful [...]

MY FIRST AUTHOR INTERVIEW! WHOOP!πŸ’ƒπŸ½I INTERVIEWED BASSEY IKPIπŸ’ƒπŸ½

MY FIRST AUTHOR INTERVIEW! WHOOP!πŸ’ƒπŸ½I INTERVIEWED BASSEY IKPIπŸ’ƒπŸ½

Okay I'm super excited about this. Can you tell? I had the pleasure and honor of interviewing Bassey Ikpi, the author of the beautiful book, I’m Telling The Truth But I’m Lying and loved every second of it! I had previously done a book review of the book (which you can watch here) and the [...]

My WEIRD Reading Habits

My WEIRD Reading Habits

I think I have the some of the weirdest reading habits known to humanity. *laughing at myself and crying happily in satisfaction* I jumped on The Reading Habits Tag on Booktube and tagged myself in it since I was not tagged by anyone. I however made sure I tagged quite a number of my booktube [...]

Welcome to my Maypril Wrap Up! (the Books I read in the Months of April and May!)πŸ’ƒπŸ½

Welcome to my Maypril Wrap Up! (the Books I read in the Months of April and May!)πŸ’ƒπŸ½

April and May were good reading months for me (well, if we take the two months together). I read 3 books in April (because I was ill for half of the month and it was tough mentally and physically) and 7 books in May! So I shared the books I read in the months of [...]

5 SHORT, AMAZING SELF-HELP BOOKS YOU MUST READ IN 2020!

5 SHORT, AMAZING SELF-HELP BOOKS YOU MUST READ IN 2020!

One of my favourite reading genres is Self-help. Over the years, reading self-help books has helped me in my personal development and self-improvement. The particular self-help books I read are practicable and realistic to my needs and they have not disappointed so far. i have gained so much wisdom learning how to deal with circumstances, [...]

My Reading Routine

My Reading Routine

I get asked alot how i am able to read alot with my 9-5 and what my reading routine is like. On my Youtube Channel, I share my reading routine (TBRs, recommendations, balancing with my 9-5, what works for me and what does not). I also share how to get out of reading slumps and [...]

Book Review: The Mastery of Love

Book Review: The Mastery of Love

Title: The Mastery of Love Author: Don Miguel Ruiz Published By: Amber-Allen Publishing, Inc. Release Date: 1999 Genre: Non-Fiction, Self-help Format: Paperback Length: 205 pages Synopsis In The Mastery of Love, Don Miguel Ruiz illuminates the fear-based beliefs and assumptions that undermine love and lead to suffering and drama in our relationships. Using insightful stories [...]