Books recommended by Akua Boateng

Updated: Jun 18

Find here the list of books that Akua recommended in the podcast interview.



Akua Boateng is Marketing Executive at DK and co-host of the Sankofa Book Club, a podcast about African literature. Akua has great advice for book marketers who want to think out of the box and for professionals who want to move into Publishing from different industries. She’s also a strong advocate of holding onto your authenticity and uniqueness when doing job interviews to start or advance your career, and she explains why it is so important to celebrate our differences and promote initiatives to increase diversity and inclusion in publishing and the creative industries in general. 


Listen to the episode and find inspiration for your next read among the books that Akua mentioned:

  • Questions for Ada by Ijeoma Umebinyuo

  • Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

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