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Farafina Books is an independent publisher of literary and popular fiction, textbooks, coffee table, general interest and children's books. Our mission is to tell our own stories. We have published over 30 titles to date by Africa’s most celebrated authors such as Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Ben Okri and Ngugi wa Thiong’o, amongst others.
A Review of Eghosa Imasuen’s Fine Boys by Chimeka Garricks

A Review of Eghosa Imasuen’s Fine Boys by Chimeka Garricks

Killing Me Softly with Fine Boys Title: Fine Boys Author: Eghosa Imasuen Publisher: Farafina Pages: 379 Reviewer: Chimeka Garricks It’s uncanny how, in many ways, Eghosa Imasuen’s Fine Boys is the story of me, from many lifetimes ago. After reading it, my first reaction was surprise – by the tears in my eyes and the realization that … Continue reading A Review of Eghosa Imasuen’s Fine Boys by Chimeka Garricks

Farafina Trust Literary Evening!

Farafina Trust Literary Evening!

The Farafina Trust creative writing workshop ends this Saturday, 2nd of July, 2011 with a literary evening at the Grand Ballroom of the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos where certificates will be presented to all the participants. Asides this presentation, there will be readings by several African authors; Chimamanda Adichie, Eghosa Imasuen, Binyavanga … Continue reading Farafina Trust Literary Evening!

Farafina Book Reading – Voice of America

Farafina’s latest release, Voice of America by E.C. Osondu is up for discussion this Saturday , 21 May at TerraKulture, Tiamiyu Savage, Victoria Island, 3pm! Come join Punch columnist, Abimbola Adelakun and poet, Chiedu Ifeozo as they read from Osondu’s short story collection. Inspiration FM presenter, Wana will be moderating.Shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writers’ prize, Voice of … Continue reading Farafina Book Reading – Voice of America