Kayode Akinropo publishes a new novel, Scars Do Heal
Whether you are Nigerian or not, whether you have traveled to Nigeria before or not, this novel will immerse you in what it is like to grow up in this great imperfect country where your chances of success in life depend so much on the hand distributed. you through your family and the education system.
The author addresses questions of global themes such as family and divorce; polygamy and discipline; sex and power; failure and success; love and neglect; violence and forgiveness and hard work and rewards. They are all treated with honesty and with a lightness of touch that belies their seriousness.
Scars Do Heal is a good story with a lot of depth and it’s not overly sentimental. This suspenseful and uplifting tale is fascinating read for awakening, knowledge, and pleasure. Scars Do Heal is a must read for all fans of great works of fiction. The story is an encouragement to continue hoping for a better future, for scars can heal.
The novel is now available for purchase on Amazon in Kindle and paperback versions. Buy, read, enjoy and learn. Please don’t forget to leave your feedback on Amazon.
Akinropo was born and raised in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria. He attended Saint Matthew’s Primary School in Agbedeyi, Lagelu Local Government Council, Renascent High School, Aremo Ibadan, and Oyo State College of Arts and Sciences, Ile-Ife. He holds a Bachelor of Arts (Education) in English from Obafemi Awolowo University, IlÃ©-Ife, Nigeria; Master of Arts in English from the University of Lagos, Nigeria; DTE (E) LLS Level 6 Diploma and Language Proficiency: TKT Band 3 from the University of Cambridge, UK. .
He has lectured at the College of Journalism (COJ), Lagos, Nigeria. He worked as a substitute teacher in the UK. He is currently a freelance interpreter / translator and registered with the National Register of Public Service Interpreters (NRPSI), UK.
Some of his topical articles have appeared in Nigerian newspapers and magazines. Scars Do Heal is her first published novel and is now on sale on Amazon’s Kindle and Pocket versions.
He lives in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK with his wife Iyabode and they are both blessed with two children.
His hobbies are writing, reading, travel and sports.