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Book Review: Bitter by Akwaeke Emezi

In Akwaeke Emezi’s second YA offering, Bitter, we see the city of Lucille before all the monsters are eviscerated. It is a city rife with...


5 Black Books for Lover Girls

We're rounding up autumnal reads for lover girls. Featuring Bolu Babalola, Sareeta Domingo, Amber Rose Gill, Joya Goffney and Talia Hibbert.


Book Review: VAGABONDS! By Eloghosa Osunde

To describe it lazily, ‘Vagabonds!’ By Eloghosa Osunde is an anthology series about a range of queer characters in Lagos. You see the...

SHORT Stories 

Short Stories is all about supporting the next generation of storytellers. From short tales to novel and anthology snippets. this section is dedicated to putting new and exciting work on a pedastal. Make sure to notify us of the pieces you like and the authors you want to see more of! You can also support the authors from the 'Book Extracts' section by purchasing their novels.

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Review: Breathing By Numbers

A review of artist and filmmaker Julianknxx's Breathing By Numbers. Held in Brixton House and produced by Tobi Kyeremateng.


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In Conversation With: Hena Bryan

Multi-hyphenate and self-proclaimed Bookish Babe, Hena Bryan occupies an interesting space in the book world. With a publishing house...


The Poet's Library is a collection of works from intrigued readers, budding new talents as well as professional poets. This section of the platform was designed to be a safe space for those who wanted to share their work with their names, under monikers or completely anonymous. If there are any pieces or writers that you particularly connect with, let us know. We always try and relay comments back to the poet!