Under an Emerald Sky is the debut novel by Olukemi Amala. Her interest in writing has been with her since childhood. Her writing expresses her life long crìtical enquiry of social systems and social oppression and injustice. Coupled with this, her writing interrogates normalised, expected, ordinary and everyday thinking. What we view as normal, can reveal our capacity towards psychological limitation or conversely psychological expansion.
Under an Emerald Sky is a 'workout for the mind', which challenge the reader on many levels. Olukemi Amala describes Under an Emerald Sky, as a strenuous mental workout which confounds, confuses and confronts but ultimately can transform. Patience and self reflection helps.
Under an Emerald Sky, is for brave people who want to be personally challenged.
Under an Emerald Sky can be purchased from Linen Press: www.linen-press.com