Blackass Author: A. Igoni Barrett A review by Charlotte Akello What if you woke up one morning to find that you had become the opposite of who you are? Or had become who you dreamt of or perhaps even stayed in your dream? This is Furo Wabioko’s dilemma when he wakes up in a white … More Race is a societal stamp.
Feast, Famine and Potluck A review written by Brian Oduti Feast, Famine and Potluck is a collection of nineteen short stories from across Africa published by Short Story Day Africa. The diverse themes covered range from romance to food, vacations to war. The collection travels across time and space through multiple African cultures in … More Feast, Famine and Potluck
A Man Who is Not a Man Author: Thando Mgqolozana A review by Nantume Miriam Kasibante This is a beautifully written book that tells a tale of hope and second chances. The author makes you feel the emotions of his subject: where he feels shame, you feel it too! Where he feels love, you … More Boyhood to Manhood: A story of hope
The Kind Gang Author: Bob Kisiki A review by Nantume Miriam Kasibante No child should have to suffer this way. No child should have to suffer the loss of those he loves. But, no one has control over how their life will turn out. A force that we can barely influence has the final … More All hope is not lost in the world when there is kindness