If like me you're always on the hunt for new writing specifically by Black authors, the local Waterstones is not always your best bet. So I've come up with 5 bookstores based in the UK, who also double up as publishers, and publish and sell books written by people of colour.
Tola Okogwu is a blogger and author of the Daddy Do My Hair series for children. I interviewed her for the British Blacklist about her writing and her new book.
A heartwarming tale about five strangers who meet and become unlikely allies to try to survive life in Lagos.
This is my ThrowbackThursday post from 2009 when I was just testing the blogging waters to see how I would get on. Anyway, I thought I would share it again as Like Water For Chocolate (Como agua para chocolate) is really good and worth reading again. If you like books by Gabriel García Márquez or Isabel Allende, then I think you will definitely enjoy this.