The Woman Who Walked in Sunshine by Alexander McCall Smith (Book Review)

If you are looking for a wholesome, humorous, heart warming series, the No 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency is definitely it.  I am so glad I stumbled across a recommendation for this series in a Facebook reading group a few months ago.  I binged watched the HBO television series some years back and absolutely adored Mma… Continue reading The Woman Who Walked in Sunshine by Alexander McCall Smith (Book Review)

May Asks Why? Why? Why? by Madelyne and Larry Spann (Children’s Book Review)

May Asks Why? Why? Why? is the second book in a series about a young African American girl named May. In this book, May spends the day visiting with her grandparents and upon arrival is bursting with never-ending questions so very typical of a young preschooler. Her grandparents and other adult visitors patiently answer May's… Continue reading May Asks Why? Why? Why? by Madelyne and Larry Spann (Children’s Book Review)

The Girl with the Louding Voice by Abi Dare (Book Review)

I have not yet been fortunate to travel to the continent of Africa. I would love to visit Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa.  Nevertheless, years ago, I spent a small fortune on Nollywood DVDs and was quite intrigued by the central themes of social class, family, and poverty in many African movies.  I discovered The… Continue reading The Girl with the Louding Voice by Abi Dare (Book Review)