Dipo Toby Alakija is the author of the best selling novel, The Vessel Of Destruction. He combines his skills as a sound story teller, a minister and a communicator to deal with some common matrimonial problems in Africa in the four stories in this book. He is the Vicar of All Saints' Church in Ikenne-Remo, Nigeria and the president of Calvary Rock Resources, the ministries of communication of the word of God through publishing, music, media and drama productions.
THE UNROMANTIC LOVE BIRDS INTERNATIONAL BOOK REVIEW BY: Abiodun M. Adekunle Calvary Rock Publishing And Resources, Nigeria. West Africa firstname.lastname@example.org www.calvaryrockpublishing.com From Nigeria and Colorado - Dipo Toby Alakija s novel: The Unromantic Love Birds ($13.60, paperback, 978-978-4987-74-5-5) is released to storm the bookstores. The book is a collection of edifying and captivating stories about common matrimonial problems in Africa. All the four stories which are expository promise to hold you spellbound as you read. The settings of all the stories are African contemporary with only one bearing American influence. The protagonists in the main story, Funke and Charles loved each other at the beginning of their married lives but after Funke had all the children she needed, love making became a dirty game. Charles became so sex-starved that he got involved with different women until he unofficially married Marie, a beautiful lady of insane jealousy. It soon dawned on Charles that he had solved one big problem only to create a bigger one. Alakija s style of writing is impressive and so simple to understand that anyone could easily access all his works. He says of this story, however, that he does not buy the idea of anyone below 18 years reading the book. Through the novel, he hopes to educate every matured men and women what marriage is really all about. As a Pastor in Nigeria, he has wealth of experience about marriages, especially the ones in Africa. The main story, Alakija says, is based on real life experience of his uncle. He only adds few things to make the entire story coherent and exciting. Dipo Toby Alakija is the author of various books, including The vessel of Destruction, The Battle Of the Conquerors, Successful Christianity And Basic Ministries and a host of others. He is the president of Calvary Rock Publishing And Resources (www.calvaryrockpublishing.com) the two Christian business organization that are based in Nigeria. The Unromantic Love Birds is published by Calvary Rock Publishing, printed in the US by Snowfall Press and distributed by STL Distribution in United State."