Friday, 22 February 2013



I love Chimamanda and her books and in the spirit of love and sharing, i decided to give out 2 of her books. I'm giving out The Thing Around Your Neck and Half of a Yellow Sun. Participants can be resident anywhere on planet earth :D. I doubt NIPOST will get to Mars or Venus (scratches head). I'll also give out 1500 credit from any network to 1 person resident in Nigeria. Please leave your contact email in your comment and indicate which of the items you would like to receive. 9ja's Great, i'm still working on your Camaro. I would have to wait till i get funding from a willing Alhaji. In the meantime, enjoy the picture :D. Tizzle, your iphone 5 too ok? *Muah*
Please take note that to be eligible for this give-away, you should:
1. Be a follower of this blog with the google friend connect and or
2. Be a follower on twitter @toinlicious

You see, i'm a simple girl. No facebook, instagram, youtube, pinterest, linkdin ect follow :D (Is Sisi Yemmie catching her sub yet? :p)

If there's something you've been wanting to ask or to know about me, now is the time. Send your questions to or leave them with your comments. I'll answer them to the best of my ability. This giveaway runs from today till 4th of March, 2013. I will be using to pick the winners. Thanks for participating and good luck

P.S: My blog is going to be 2 in March (she's such a grown-up bawse lol) and i'll be doing another give-away then.
Update: If you're a follower of this blog then you're automatically eligible for the give-away cc Jemima


  1. wellllllll, lets see
    I want "Half of a yellow sun"
    I want the other book too
    and the recharge card
    but if i have to choose one, I ll go with my first choice.
    happy blogversary in advance

  2. aww i want half of ayellow son, byt how i for do now, i am not on twitter ;( ....okay o

  3. *clapping with glee!*...but wait o! I don't twitter! jeez! This is conspiracy by you and @tilola all the time! *sulking*....anyway sha, I wanted half the yellow sun, being looking forward to read it!
    Congratulations on your next blogs birthday...2 you say? time flies!

  4. *sad* I still dream of the Camaro.Oh well! I'll manage Chimamanda's book for now,till the Alhaji surfaces and provides funding for the Camaro.

  5. Hey, Toin!!! I thought the car above was up for grabs as well o, lol. *Winks.* I love these books by Chimamanda too-I have them. I guess the recharge card wouldn't be a bad idea at all o, lol.
    Congrats on your blogversary; more power to your pc.
    My questions: what's your real name? Are you in Naija? What's your singular motivation for writing? Cheers.

  6. Congratulations on blogging for two years. Thanks for making the entry for the give away very simple. I literally roll my eyes every time I read the requirements for some giveaways. I won't mind receiving Half of a Yellow Sun *Fingers crossed*

  7. Congrats on two yrs of blogging

    Half of a yellow sun.

  8. I want the second book " the thing around your neck" . Infact, I must be the one to collect the book oh...this year has been declared my year of receiving books...this is because I have gotten a book every month of this year already . I hope this thing picks me oh or else I will ask naija delta peeps to helep me kidnap or boko haram to bomb the random picker ish....

    I hope with these few points of mine, I have been able to threaten you to give me the book and you can add the recharge card join it so I can use it to call you and say thank you . :)

    Happy blog baiday...

  9. Ive read one of them, but im not sure which one, so ill just go with half of a yellow sun.
    Congratulations on your blog turning two. Big girl blog tinz

  10. Oh my,First of all I want all three gifts,and please don't call me selfish for wanting a good thing.
    My question:
    What inspires you generally
    What do you want to be known for
    What other career path would you have chosen
    I love your style of writing,you manage to make us smile or roll with laughter even when teaching good moral in other wards how do you manage to combine seriousness with unseriousness to make fun
    Why are you a lazy blogger sometimes
    Finally for now
    Who is the naughtiest in this click of blogger friends .
    Please I advise you to help yourself to at least give one of the gifts.
    Love Love Love Love Love

  11. Settle your old debt first sis, after that you send me the recharge card.

  12. Yay! I want any of the two books :)
    Happy blogversary in advance.

  13. I want to win!! I want to win!! Me! Me!

  14. Toin! I want the 3! I haven't read any sef and I like recharge cards! No dull me oh! Else,I go deal with you!
    Ok! This thing around your neck and credit! Sharp sharp!

  15. I want the recharge card ooooo. my email is, seeing you asked us to drop it in the comment box. *Side eye to others who have disobeyed your instruction*

  16. Ah! See me hoping you'd say you are giving away the car

    I love Chimamanda too. Have the books.. so will definitely be going for the N1500 credit..
    @ Update... I see we non-Twitter peeps are eligble.. Yay!!

    Congrats on your blog's birthday oh..:)

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  18. I want the three plus the yellow car making four! My email is

  19. probably don't know me, but I've been kinda secretly following your blog...*runs*

    I also "somehow-kinda" passed on a certain award to u...

    Pls visit my blog for details:) thankssss!!!

  20. This is me hitting you nicely...

    Ehmmm *scratches head*

    You should know what I would ask already ;) ;)

  21. I have heard of how good a writer Chimamanda is but haven't had the opportunity to read any of her books yet so wouldn't be bad if am the winner o.
    You know I follow you everywhere so am more than qualified.

  22. *coughs* errr...never mind

    I've read "half of a yellow sun" it wasn't mine tho'...*thinking* I want "the thing around your neck" and the 1,500 recharge card.

    My email address:

    Question: Have you ever thought/ do you ever think of being a comedian? Lols

  23. I want recharge card oh.... No time to read any book now x_x

    My mail?

    Question? Why are you hiding your pretty face from us? -___-

  24. I got for both the recharge card and the books. I like all your giveaways.

    Question: Do you like Tonto Dikeh?

    My email is:

  25. One kweshion for you...

    "What ur yansh size?"

    (yeah, yeah, I know you wont give me the

  26. The airtime will be nice. But pls I want "the thing arnd ur neck". And I must win o Toin. *wink*

  27. How did I miss this?
    I want "The Thing Around Your Neck".

    I have a couple of questions, but I can't decide on which to ask, so I'll just ask later :)
    Congrats on 2 years btw...

  28. I want half of a yellow sun and happy blogoversary...2years is not a easy something.

  29. I follow you on gimme my book!!!! I want The thing around your neck. Heehehehehe. HBD in advance!

  30. aww 2 already...nice!!!

    i think i will wait for ur next give away cuz i have read both books :)

    i follow you already sef abi make i check o...

    nice one!

  31. Heey, once again I'm late. I need me a new job and perhaps a new life. Anyway I'm not here to complain, I'm here to claim my 1,500 credit. You can give the others the books.


    e-mail address

    Thanks again.


  32. Hey!
    I want "the thing around your neck" I have the other one .the email add is

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  34. hey o wa?muah on both cheeks
    the thing around your neck
    check check
    email ad:

  35. Aunty Toin, wey my gift oh

  36. how sweet of you Toin. I've got the books so I'll pass on this one.

  37. Toin! Toin!! Toin!!!

    Where is my book and my 1,500 credit na? I cant wait no more oooo. Announce my name as the winner already joor :D

  38. Aunty Toin Tomato, I will report you to EFCC oh...where's my book and airtime ...


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