APRIL 14 2012 Buchi Emecheta | The Wrestling Match A sketch of traditional village life in Nigeria, the novel is written by Buchi Emecheta reknown for her narratives of black women struggling to build viable lives and identies. Today is N'Ko Alphabet Day. N'Ko means I say in Manding languages. £22.79
JULY 24 O. Henry, aka William Sydney Porter, is released from prison on this day in having serving three years for embezzlement from a bank in Texas. He began writing in jail to suport his family. BOOK OF THE DAY The Four Million Stories by O.