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Book Review –The Great Gatsby

April went by quite quickly. There was so much to keep up with for many of us. Nevertheless, while we juggled several events on our calendar, we spent some time reading another classic novel, and we’re eager to share our review with you.   This month, we’re grilling The Great Gatsby, considered by some as F. Scott Fitzgerald’s greatest novel. A book that reveals the impossibility of recapturing the past; the effect of pain, loss of loved one, deceit and… 

Book Review – Judging You

Would you accept an invitation to lunch if you knew that the menu would be jollof rice, barbecued chicken and salad? We bet you would. The Nigerian Jollof is unarguably one of the most popularly served meals at events around Nigeria. This signature delicacy has for decades been the mainstay for many Nigerian families no matter their location, tribe, culture or financial status. This week, we present to you what we will call party Jollof – Judging You by Luvvie… 

Book Review: Pride and Prejudice

Hey there! Welcome to another year of exciting book reviews. It’s March already. Have you read any books this year? Well, we have, and as always, we are pleased to tell you all about it. February is associated with love. We sincerely hope you’ve had opportunities to show love and receive some yourself this February. We also believe that love should not be restricted to February alone. So, as we gradually but surely ease our way into March, we would… 

Dele Abiodun Shares Colourful Secrets in Poetry

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We call it, The Colourful Secrets of Abstract Things, you can call it #TCSOAT  by Dele Abiodun.  Yes, author ‘Dele Abiodun is out with his new book, “The Colourful Secrets of Abstract Things”. In a tweet, earlier this month, the author pitched the book in poetry: A child of passion, Pain, love, lust, mischief And others too numerous to mention. A collage of intimate thoughts, Hidden in the dark for long, Bared for the consumption of a hungry world. The… 

Psst! Here’s What Governor Seyi Makinde is Reading in January.

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We love it when important people in business and politics talk about books and reading. And so GrillandRead was pretty excited to learn that the Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, shared his #reading with followers of his newsletter in January.  Seyi Makinde revealed that he is reading, ‘Hand Me Another Brick: Timeless Lessons on Leadership’ by Charles R. Swindoll. From what we can see, it is a very interesting book on leadership, drawing lessons from the Bible character Nehemiah.… 

Book Review- Bewaji’s Ankara Adventures (The Aso Ebi Chronicles Book 1)

Many dieticians recommend portion control as a way of attaining better health. We entirely agree with them. And so today we serve you something healthy, nutritious and tasty in the right portions.  Our book review for the week is Bewaji’s Ankara Adventures (The Aso Ebi Chronicles Book 1) Oh! It’s indeed something healthy, nutritious and tasty. Like the sound of that? Then come along as we explore this intriguing yet straightforward read by Sharon Abimbola Salu. Story The appetizer This…