Book Review: “Under The Udala Trees” by Chinelo Okparanta

Seeing love through the eyes of a child. As I look back on this novel, the intensity of first love and its innocence is what comes through the most. At the tender age of 11, Ijeoma’s childhood is cut short. Soon abandonment becomes all but a too familiar constant in her life. Abandonment from Nigeria,…

LaChouett meets Tosin Coker author of the “Heaven’s War” saga

Hello everyone, Today I have the pleasure to welcome Tosin Coker to Chouett. And as far as the UK science fiction litterary scene is concerned Tosin Coker seems to be the female ambassador for Science Fiction writing by BAME authors in her own words :” in 2007 she penned her first novel, unwittingly becoming the first…

Book Review: God Help The Child by “Toni Morrison”

Synopsis from    This was my first Toni Morrison read so I really did not know what to expect. And I almost feel that maybe I should have read one of the titles she is most famous to start with. However, as Toni Morrison tasters go, that was a pretty good one. I found amazing…

Discover author of “Being me” Pete Kalu

Hello everyone, I would like to introduce you to Pete Kalu, whose’s latest novel “Being Me”, 3rd instalment in the “Striker” series was recently published. Pete has kindly accepted to go through the usual “Chouett interrogation” that so many of you are familiar with by now and I hope that you will enjoy it! Don’t worry,…