ISBN 9789785283822
Pages 116
Dimensions 210 x 148mm
Published 2016
Publisher Baron’s Cafe, Nigeria
Format Paperback

A Tiny Place Called Happiness

by Bura-Bari Nwilo

This short story collection understands the narrative of the voiceless. It brings together the lives of dreamers and dreams from the Niger-Delta area of Nigeria-mostly, using experimental and diverse style to explore the human condition. The stories in the collection bring us to a homeland we do not see, and the writer, in turn, offers the narrated cough circumstances of his characters in tender words. Nwilo writes like an aspiration--his voice desires co cry many things and this is the reason we should heed this writer with many stories to tell.

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"Nwilo writes with a quiet and fiery validation of African Englishes, specifically a certain Nigerian English - how refreshing! This is exactly the sore of re-imaginative work chat lovers of African fiction have been awaiting. A Tiny Place Called Happiness is a triumph for orature in literature every where!"

Donald Molosi, Author, We Are All Blue

About the Author

Bura-Bari Nwilo

Bura-Bari Nwilo lives in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. His interest in films pushed him to get a diploma in Screenwriting from the New York Film Academy through Del York. He studied English and Literature at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. Nwilo is also a photo enthusiast. His funny book of rant on relationship is entitled Diary of a Stupid Boyfriend. His book of short stories, A Tiny Place Called Happiness, is in stores across Nigeria.

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