Toni Kan and Teju Cole have published stories (Nights of the Creaking Bed and Every Day is for the Thief) about Lagos, the city that makes people with nine lives. They'll be talking on Saturday. More details:
Date: Saturday, 19th December
Venue: Quintessence, Falomo Shopping Centre, Ikoyi
And a Christmas Bookfest...
Trilogy Book Lounge (TBL), mobile bookstore and rentals invites you to the end of year Christmas book fest on Sunday 20 December. TBL hopes to make you read. Laugh. Love. Live.
Venue: 40 Gerrard Road, Ikoyi
Time: 2pm to 4pm
Guest: Jude Dibia
More reasons to be there--autograph signing session, blow-out discount rates, refreshments and of course some gifts (Xmas is in the air!). For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call/text 08099553924 (to get an invite and confirm participation)
Prize winning author, Jude Dibia, reads from his novels and short stories. Jude was born in Lagos, Nigeria. He has a B.A in Modern European Languages (German) and works in the aviation/travel sector. Visit Jude's blog here. Read a Bookaholic interview with him here.