Review: Wahala by Nikki May

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I've been a bit out of the loop when it comes to publishing recently. So I'm gonna be honest -- I was attracted to this one first by the cover, then by the synopsis, then pleasantly surprised that everyone else seemed to already be on board. Built-in bookclubs, yay!

I am absolutely in love. I don't think I even have a valid critique of this book -- it was that good. And I'm hard to please nowadays.

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Review: Sankofa by Chibundu Onuzo

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I feel like I'm always saying something along these lines, but I've been meaning to read Chibundu Onuzo's Welcome to Lagos for some time now. Too many books, always. Anyways, I got lucky with this one falling into my audiobook queue curtesy of my favorites over at This. Has. Everything. I don't remember the last time I was so caught up in a story, but Sankofa kept me hanging. The writing is fresh, quick, and enthralling. I will most definitely be hunting down a copy of Welcome to Lagos because even though I know it is a different story following different characters, I just want more of Onuzo's writing.

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