Nakisanze Segawa’s The Triangle

#New African Reads The Triangle¬† A gripping tale of intrigue and war in precolonial Africa. Two young people — Kalinda, a page in the court of the King of Buganda; and Nagawa, one of the king’s beautiful young wives — are swept up in conflict as missionaries, rival tribes and soldiers of fortune vie forContinue reading “Nakisanze Segawa’s The Triangle”

The Virgin Journey

This writer has been taking detours from regular writing. It happens and I had a request to review a book recently. I love any books set in my corner of the world, love them even more when the author reaches out to me for some thoughts. So, my detour lately has to do with thisContinue reading “The Virgin Journey”

Fire by Dora Okeyo – Book Review

Fire by Dora Okeyo A boy is born in the land of Leo. As the sound of the cattle horn is heard, everyone in the Kingdom celebrates the birth of not only a boy, but the Crown Prince. His name is Ustawi. The hands that hold him foretell a prosperous future, but just like everyContinue reading “Fire by Dora Okeyo – Book Review”