Book Tours: Starter Day Party The Beardless Man of Tornobia & Other Stories


I’m hosting a starter day party today for “The Beardless Man of Tornobia & Other Stories”, a folklore children’s tales novel. The tour runs from December 16 to December 30. I’ll review the book on my blog on December 29. Stay tuned for the review!

Tour Schedule

December 16th: Starter Day Party @  I Heart Reading

December 17th: Book Excerpt Post @ Deal Sharing Aunt

December 18th: Book Review @ Endazzled Reading

December 20th: Author Interview @ Majanka’s Blog

December 22nd: Book Excerpt @ I’m an Eclectic Reader

December 24th: Book Review @ Readers Writers Connect

December 26th: Book Excerpt @ Forever Book Lover

December 28th:  Author Interview @ The Single Librarian

December 29th:  Book Review @ I Heart Reading

December 30th: Book Review, Interview and Excerpt @ Dalene’s Book Reviews

About The Book

THE BEARDLESS MAN BOOK - BOOK COVERTitle: The Beardless Man of Tornabia and other stories

Author: Bernice Agyekwena

Genre: Folklore and Children’s Tales

In the grand storytelling tradition of ‘One Thousand and One Nights’ comes “The Beardless Man of Tornabia & Other Stories” by Bernice Agyekwena.

‘The Beardless Man of Tornabia & Other Stories’ is a collection of original African fairy tales rooted in the traditional beliefs, practices, myths and cultural practices of the peoples of Africa. It shares the same characteristics with traditional fairytales from all over the world. These include common themes such as an ordinary girl getting married to a personage of royalty, deprived children finding a benefactor, as well as tales examining the eternal battle between right and wrong, good and evil.

So, re-discover Africa with this vivid and exciting collection of unique African fairy tales, deeply rooted in African myths, folklore and cultural traditions, with the very talented Bernice Agyekwena in her stunning debut work for children and adults of all ages.

Author Bio

AUTHOR PHOTO - BERNICE AGYEKWENABorn in Ghana, Bernice Agyekwena attended the Ghana Institute of Journalism from where she graduated with a Diploma in Journalism. She later joined the Ghana News Agency after her National Service in 1991 where she covered issues ranging from politics, health, economics and agriculture to issues on the environment, climate change, culture and human rights. Bernice also holds a Masters Degree in Social Communication from the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome and a Bachelors Degree in Social Science from the same university.

‘The Beardless Man of Tornabia & Other Stories’ is Bernice Agyekwena’s first published work.


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