Arts Uganda 2017: 20 Notable Books, Events, and People

Being an arts writer means one has their eye fairly on the events transpiring in the arts. 2017 was a good year given to the […]

Digital Release of Teaser Poetry Collection: Pumpkin Soup And Other Poems

I am pleased to announce to you the release of my teaser poetry collection: Pumpkin Soup: And Other Poems. It is a collection of 18 […]

Nnedi Okorafor’s Sunny and the Mysteries of Osisi Cover Revealed

Cassava Republic Press is proud to reveal the cover for the African and European edition of Sunny and the Mysteries of Osisi by award-winning fantasy […]

Book Review: All you ought to see in “Nothing to See Here”

A Book Review Book Title: Nothing to See Here Editor: Hilda. J. Twongyeirwe No. of Pages: 283 Reviewed by Jacob Katumusiime The bird perched on […]

Book Review: Rumblings of A Tree by Mulumba Ivan Matthias

When you put the book “Rumblings of a Tree”, look at the title again, then the section titles, you understand that Mulumba Ivan Matthias has personified […]

Book Review : The Peculiars by Jen Thorpe

My first impressions about Jen Thorpe’s debut novel, The Peculiars, were that this would be a book about some strange people. So even before opening […]

Book Review : Flame and Song by Philippa Namutebi Kabali-Kagwa

 It’s a flame, but it’s not sweltering. It’s a song, not the noise of boda boda men. As finally I put down Philippa Namutebi Kabali-Kagwa’s […]

Book Review : The Precious Gift – Insights Into the Uganda National Anthem

Jimmy Beda and his companions are travelling to the four parts of Uganda to celebrate the winners of the Uganda@50 National Anthem Essay Competitions. It’s […]

Nigerian Readers to Look Forward to Inaugural G&R Annual Readers’ Awards (GaRARA)

The Speech House International, initiators of Grill-And-Read programme are happy to announce a call for nominations for the inaugural G&R Annual Readers’ Awards (GaRARA). The […]

Book Review : A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini

A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini My rating: 5 of 5 stars It is as much a political novel as it is a human […]