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December Author Spotlight : Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani December 5, 2019 – Posted in: Author Spotlight, Uncategorized

Adaobi Tricia Obinne Nwaubani is a Nigerian novelist, humorist, essayist and journalist. Her debut novel, I Do Not Come to you by Chance, won the 2010 Commonwealth Writers’ Prize for Best First Book (Africa), a Betty Trask First Book award, and was named by the Washington Post as one of the Best Books of 2009. Her debut Young Adult novel, Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree, based on interviews with girls kidnapped by Boko Haram, was…

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Kawerians Talk 2 : Who gave you your love for reading? September 28, 2019 – Posted in: Literary Lifestyle

Hello All! Welcome to another episode of KAWERIANS TALK. On this episode, Kawerians talked about the person or people or situations that gave them their love for reading. Enjoy! Okezi: My mother. It was a bullying thing though. As an “entitled” last born, my siblings will beat me to align to reality and when I went to report, Mummy will ask me to do two things: read or sleep. To avoid the beating. Lol. I…

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Kawerians Talk 1 : On Books that changed the way they see the world! June 24, 2019 – Posted in: Literary Lifestyle, Uncategorized

Part of the magic of being a book lover is having people to discuss the books with. It’s magical. At Kawe Africa, we do everything within our power to keep bookish conversations alive! Kawerians Talk is a weekly series dedicated to sharing answers given by faithful kawerians on some exciting bookish and literary questions. As we all know, books have the power to transform, to shift world views, to change perspectives. On books that have…

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Welcome To June 2019 June 1, 2019 – Posted in: Blog

We are super excited to be in the month of June! We are also happy to share with you, two new titles up on our website. Our work at Kawe is to promote books, source books, recommend books and also read books written by Africans. SCARLET: For many generations, uncertainty and tension have pervaded both the people of Under The Sky and the wraiths of Kiriyanga, but they trudge on, while holding on to the…

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SEVEN READING LESSONS FROM GAME OF THRONES May 20, 2019 – Posted in: Literary Lifestyle

  Game of Thrones is an American fantasy drama television series created by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss for HBO. It is an adaptation of A Song of Ice and Fire, George R. R. Martin’s series of fantasy novels, the first of which is A Game of Thrones. Game of Thrones came with lots of lessons. The team at KAWEAFRICA came up with SEVEN READING LESSONS from Game Of Thrones. The show has finally…

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“HOW WILL I KNOW” COCKTAIL LAUNCH May 2, 2018 – Posted in: Kawe Books

We are so happy to announce our FIRST Kawe Book! HOW WILL I KNOW written by Adebisi Shonekan is a mind guide book that highlights and discusses important considerations for young ladies (in this case, her daughters) who are at the stage of making the important choice of a life partner. The author talks about EIGHT important points to note when choosing a life partner : 1) HE MUST BE ANSWERABLE TO THE HIGHEST AUTHORITY…

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HAPPY NEW YEAR – 2018!!! January 1, 2018 – Posted in: Literary Lifestyle

In 2018, taking a cue from Wale Lawal’s tweet :  We are reading more books, growing the KAWE AFRICA BRAND, supporting local bookstores and writers. We are taking fiction seriously and living more meaningful lives by encouraging more people to read.   What is the best book you read in 2017? What are you currently reading?   What are your reading goals for this new year?  Please feel free to share with us! Have a Prosperous…

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Reading Better In 2018 December 27, 2017 – Posted in: Literary Lifestyle

Compliments of the Season Everyone! A lot of us are obviously making new year goals and all that – It is an amazing thing. The end of something calls for refelections and the beginning of another calls for goals and lists. As book nerds and bibliophiles, we constantly have books piled up which we ought to read but have not yet found the time. It is really difficult to read books, especially literary works, if…

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INTRODUCING KAWE BOOK CLUB November 8, 2017 – Posted in: Uncategorized

Thank You for stopping by our little corner of the internet. Kawe Book Club is part of the KaweAfrica group. Kawe Africa is a social enterprise that is aimed at developing human  capacity on the continent by encouraging Africans from a very young age to embrace the culture of reading. The reading culture has the ability to librate the minds of our future leaders and empower them to take charge of their lives and become…

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