Zukiswa Wanner and Muthoni Muiruri

September 25: Soma Nami Book Club meet up.

I spent time with members of the Soma Nami Book on Saturday, September 25, 2021.

Soma Nami is a bookshop that exclusively sells books written by African writers founded by Muthoni Muiruri and Wendy Njoroge that opened in the Nairobi in August. It also has an monthly book club where members come and discuss the book of the month.

The book of the month for September was my debut The Madams (2006) and I engaged with members of the book club on what the book means for Kenyan readers. Here are pictures from that event;