Please join the Reading the World Book Club to discuss Okey Ndibe's first novel, Arrows of Rain, which brought the authorities' attention.
Okey Ndibe pulls no punches in this mystery with mystical overtones. He does not flinch from describing the corruption and mindless cruelty of the State along with a tragic love story.
Nobel Prize-winner Orhan Pamuk's Istanbul: Memoires and the City is a portrait of his city, shaped by memory and the melancholy that all Istanbullus share: the sadness that comes of living amid the ruins of a lost empire.
Round robin reading a-l-o-u-d of the short story "Pretty Mouth and Green My Eyes" by J. D. Salinger, first published in The New Yorker (July 14, 1951), and later collected in Salinger's wildly successful