Bom Boy by Yewande Omotoso

By Yewande Omotoso

Leke is a afflicted younger guy dwelling within the suburbs of Cape city. He develops unusual behavior of stalking humans, stealing small items and going from health care provider to health practitioner looking for companionship instead of therapy. via a sequence of letters written to him by way of his Nigerian father whom he hasn't ever met, Leke learns a couple of family members curse; a curse which his father had unsuccessfully attempted to take away. Bom Boy is a well-crafted, and complicated narrative written with a delicate realizing of either the smallness and value of a unmarried life.

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