Feddie Girl

Hey lovies,

So there's this fairly new book out titled Feddie girl. I wrote about it on here before it was published. As a former feddie girl, i can't help but be partial to it. I haven't read it yet, but i wanted to bring it to your attention.

Book Title: Feddie Girl: The Hilarious Adventures of an American Teen in a Nigerian Federal School
Author: Nona David
Publisher: Bernard Books Publishing, Ohio, USA [ https://bernardbooks.com ]
Publication Date: February 2010
Copyright: July 2009
Type: US Trade Paperback
Page No: 400
ISBN: 978-0-9824526-0-8
SAN: 858-2041
FEDDIE GIRL is an international adventure/thriller about the experiences of an American teenager in a Nigerian (West Africa) boarding school. This novel offers a unique reading experience--witty, fun, and exhilarating. The masterful suspense, action, and sub-plot will curl your toes, keep you reading all night, and leave you thirsting for more.
Back Blurb:
Carlotta Ikedi (A.k.a Feddie Girl) has never liked school. Not in California. Not in Oklahoma. When her exasperated parents ship her off to boarding school–in West Africa–Carlotta faces a life, culture, and existence unlike anything she’s ever known.
School rules and regulations, rising bell, lights-out, manual labor, inspections, dining time, prefects, punishments, mean bunkmates, and visiting days–it’s all here. But author Nona David takes Carlotta’s story a step further when her adventures lead to unfortunate incidents that threaten to drive her American family into the clutches of infidelity and organized crime.
Boarding school doesn’t get any better than this…
For those who have experienced the boarding school life, the adventures of Feddie Girl will bring those memories crashing back… For anyone else, get ready to see the world as Feddie Girl.
Reviews and praise for "Feddie Girl":
~ I highly recommend the memorable and intriguing book Feddie Girl: The Hilarious Adventures of an American Teen in a Nigerian Federal School by Nona David, as a coming of age tale that takes on fairy tale proportions. Author Nona David weaves a fine story of character, friendship, and triumph over adversity. --Wayne Hulbert
~ FEDDIE GIRL is an adventure that will have you laughing until tears roll down your face, gasping in shock, or shaking your head back and forth, unbelieving what is happening. Character building, world development, and seamless writing have Nona David on the path straight to the top. --Wendy Hines
~ It is interesting to learn of the different cultures and behaviors, especially of teens. The colorful characters will keep you turning the pages, and I enjoyed the very fitting ending. --Jill Page
~ Nona David has created a well-written and entertaining work of fiction, with the story taking wild and complicated turns. Feddie Girl was unique with its multicultural blend, offering many readers a glimpse of another world many would rarely see. --Evie Alexis
~ The moment I received this book, I dove right into it. The writing is well formed and the plot is very unique. I enjoyed reading this book very much. If you enjoy woman's fiction with a touch of adventure, then you would love Feddie Girl. --Cindy Chan
~ What a fun read this is! Some of the situations that come up very unexpected and are full of suspense, while others hilarious. This is a whirlwind of a book and you won't want to put it down until the last word. --Vicki Newell
~ What an exciting book! Once started I didn't want to stop reading the book! Feddie Girl has strong, developed characters.  I enjoyed reading about the food and culture of Nigeria. --Susan Buetow
~ I couldn't put it down! Really, who would have thought that a book about a Nigerian boarding school would be so interesting? --Wendy Wallach
{The full reviews and Excerpts of the novel are given on https://bernardbooks.com/gpage.html }
Author Bio (Also available on https://bernardbooks.com/profile.html ):
Nona David currently lives with her husband in Cincinnati Ohio. She has a passion for foreign cultures and zeal to visit new places, learn new languages, and experience new things. Her background, friends, and experiences in Nigeria, West Africa is the major influence for her debut novel, FEDDIE GIRL.
Nona loves to read and believes every reading experience should be fun and exciting. Her target audience is mainly females between the ages of 13-55; and anyone who simply enjoys reading quality fiction.
With FEDDIE GIRL, Nona wants to offer readers a different kind of reading experience by introducing them to foreign adventures and cultures. FEDDIE GIRL offers a unique and toe-curling story that is exciting, witty, adventurous, and humor-filled. FEDDIE GIRL is a sizzle, a keep-sake, an info pack, and a memory nudge that will transport readers into the foreign cultures of Nigeria and keep them turning the pages and yearning for more.
Where to purchase this novel:
1. From the Publisher: https://bernardbooks.com/links.html
{Currently offering a 'Buy one Get One FREE' Promo}
2. From Amazon.com and Barnes & Noble.com
3. Purchase in NIGERIA:
LAGOS
Chika Carl-Oliobi (Lagos Mainland)
(Call to schedule purchase)
Phone: 08023226389
Flo Nwokocha (Lagos Island)
(Call to schedule purchase)
Phone: 08023002049, 08098012049
ABUJA / KADUNA /JOS
Theresa Chibuzor
(Walk-in time: Mondays to Saturdays; 8am - 6pm)
Address:
De Maquillage Beauty and Cosmetic Shop,
Suite 26 Supreme Plaza,
No. 71, Plot 1242 Samuel Ladoke Akintola Blvd,
Garki-2, Abuja
Phone: 08066370106
*Deliveries to other locations available.
PORT HARCOURT / OWERRI / ABA
Ben Frank
(Call to schedule Purchase)
Phone: 08037974482
*Delivery to other locations available
ENUGU / NSUKKA / ONITSHA
Ignatius Ekene
Address:
Lion FM Office,
General Study (GS) Building,
University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN),
Enugu State.
Phone: 08030908351
*Delivery to other locations available