Safa Jinje



Safa Jinje is a writer and editor at HuffPost Canada. She is also a book reviewer.


Date: 13 Feb 2018 Category: Books
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Akwaeke Emezi is a name you will want to remember, because surely it is one you will be hearing again and again. Her debut novel, Freshwater is a stunning and disorienting story about a broken woman trying to overcome the pain of her human life while straddling “the other side.” It interweaves Igbo religious myth with a story of overcoming mental illness — floating between the corporeal and metaphysical. Ada, the main character, is a bri ...