Literary Recommendations — 10 Female Nigerian Authors You Should Know. (According to my Bookshelf)

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This month I will be presenting a list featuring female Nigerian authors, I have read some books by some of the authors, but these authors are well known and recognized in the literary scene, I’m sure you’ll sport one or all authors you know lol. I picked Nigeria because well I am Nigerian of course.

p.s. by clicking the names of the authors, it takes you to the authors Goodreads page on another page, for you to see their list of books, view the blurbs and also check out people’s reviews and thoughts on their books.

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Chibundu Onuzu, Welcome to Lagos

 

Diana Evans, 26a

 

Emezi Akwaeke, Fresh Water

 

 

Lola Shoneyin, The Secret Live’s of Baba Segi’s Wives

 

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Americanah

 

Tomi Adeyemi, Children of Blood and Bone

 

Chinelo Okparanta, Under the Udala Trees

 

Sefi Atta, Everything Good Will Come

 

Chika Unigwe, Night Dancer

 

Nnedi Okorafor, Lagoon

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*disclaimer: this images aren’t mine and have been reposted for promotional purposes of these authors*

Did you know I have a YouTube Channel? Regardless I just shared the video I recorded featuring these women, which inspired me to create this post. Please watch, like, comment and subscribe to my channel!

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