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Upcoming Events

  • Jan 28, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Soma Nami Books, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Rhyme & Reason. In conversation with Shiko Nguru
    Dec 10, 2022, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Nairobi, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
    Shiko Nguru is a Kenyan author and content creator. Mwikali and the Forbidden Mask is her first book in the Intasimi Warriors series
  • Soma Nami Book Club November Discussion
    Nov 26, 2022, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Soma Nami Books, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
    Glory centers around the unexpected fall of Old Horse, a long-serving leader of a fictional country, and the drama that follows for a rumbustious nation of animals on the path to true liberation.
  • Rhyme & Reason. Onyango Otieno in Conversation with Tiffany Mugo
    Nov 25, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Nairobi, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
    Tiffany Kagure curates and creates knowledge on women and sexuality on the African continent, manages spreadsheets, and creates conversations -- all the while trying to figure out how to adult.
  • Soma Nami Book Club October Discussion
    Oct 29, 2022, 11:00 AM – Oct 30, 2022, 1:00 PM
    Soma Nami Books, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
    Akwaeke Emezi reimagines the love story in this fresh and seductive novel about a young woman seeking joy while healing from loss.
  • Rhyme & Reason. Authors in Conversation featuring Michael Onsando and Linda Musita
    Oct 28, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Nairobi, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
    Michael Onsando is the writer of the Perilous Journey published by Down River Road and the July Agency. Linda Musita is the writer of Mtama Road, a collection of short stories forth-coming from down river road
  • Soma Nami Book Club August Discussion
    Aug 27, 2022, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Soma Nami Books, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
    "I quit my job. I am taking my life savings - $9021- and when it runs out, I am going to kill myself" This August, we have been reading The Selfless Act of Breathing by JJ Bola, are you ready to unpack?
  • Soma Nami Book Club July Discussion
    Jul 30, 2022, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Nairobi, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
    This July, we journeyed to 1974 Ethiopia to the heart of a revolution that changed the course of a nation....are you ready to unpack?
  • Soma Nami Book Club June Discussion
    Jun 25, 2022, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM GMT+3
    Soma Nami Books, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
    We have been taking a trip to the tropical paradise of Trinidad, join us as we unpack all the book has to offer
  • Soma Nami Book Club May Discussion
    May 28, 2022, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM GMT+3
    Soma Nami Books, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
    This May we are brought it back home with this stellar debut from our very own Okwiri Oduor....are you ready to unpack?
  • Soma Nami Book Club April Discussion
    Apr 30, 2022, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM GMT+3
    Soma Nami Books, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
    A re-imagining of the story of Queen Nandi, mother of the great Zulu King - Shaka. Will Nandi's spirit be appeased by her descendants?
  • Meet and Greet & Book Signing - Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah
    Apr 27, 2022, 5:00 PM GMT+3
    Soma Nami Books, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
    We've read and loved 'The Sex Lives of African Women' by Nana Darkoa-Sekyiamah. Now, it's time to engage and meet the author in person. Get your books and best angles ready for a Meet and Greet like no other!
  • Soma Nami Book Club March Discussion
    Mar 26, 2022, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Soma Nami Books, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
    In March we have been reading Nervous Conditions by Tsitsi Dangarembga....are you ready to unpack?
  • In Conversation: Polycarp 'Fancy Fingers' Otieno and Tabu Osusa
    Mar 23, 2022, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM GMT+3
    KOFISI 9, 9 WEST, Ring Rd Parklands, Nairobi, Kenya
    Join us for a conversation on how multidisciplinary art forms are essential in reclaiming our narrative and African identity; and official launch of LALA LAND by Polycarp 'Fancy Fingers' Otieno - the 2nd Installment in the ‘Papa and I’ series, co-authored with Melissa Wakhu.
  • Women in Storytelling -  A Soma Nami Café Event (IWD2022)
    Mar 08, 2022, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    KOFISI 9, 9 West, Ring Rd Parklands, Nairobi, Kenya
    In Celebration of Women in Storytelling who are Shaping Narratives and #BreakingBias
  • Nearly All The Men in Lagos Are Mad - Bookclub Discussion
    Feb 26, 2022, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM GMT+3
    Soma Nami Books, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
    This February we threw ourselves front and centre into the conundrum that is the dating scene in Lagos....are you ready to unpack?
  • Soma Nami Book Club Discussion of She Would be King by Wayetu Moore
    Jan 29, 2022, 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM GMT+3
    Soma Nami Books, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
    Join us on 29th January 2022 as we continue to explore Africa through literature. This month, we will be discussing She Would be King by Wayetu Moore
  • Meet & Greet with Mukoma wa Ngugi
    Nov 08, 2021, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM GMT+3
    Soma Nami Books, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
    Come Join us for a lit-erary evening and a Meet and Greet with Internationally renown author, Mukoma wa Ngugi.
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