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Lara T. Kareem

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in Lagos, Nigeria
April 08

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Lara T. Kareem, also known as Naija Book Bae, is a Nigerian writer of sweet love stories. Her first novel, Not Just Another Interlude is published by Love Africa Press and her second work Love is Beautiful When in Bloom is a collection of short love stories. She is a digital marketer, editor, and blogger. She is always lost in a story and indulges her love for reading by talking about and sharing beautiful pictures of books she captured online. She lives with her dog, Benz, in the ever-bustling city of Lagos.

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Yoruba lore, magic, time-traveling, mystery, thriller and two characters who are opposites, yet can’t help but fall in love with each other despite doing everything they can to deny their feelings.

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Have you ever thought of killing somebody and the aftermath effect it would have you on?

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This is one of the—scratch that, Muyiwa and Lucas are the most dramatic couple I’ve read or watched this year. If you're looking for a story which definition is drama, this is the book for you! LMAO! It's like the authors who are writing Twin Bliss s ...more
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When I came to know about the existence of In the Shadow of Ruin, the premises intrigued me. I wanted to read a story rich in Yoruba history and this book didn’t disappoint with the lore, extensive world-building and vividness in writing style.

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It took me a while to get into it (a few years to pass through the beginning) I started it all over again earlier today and I’m glad I stuck to it and finished reading it.

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