Many will be celebrating Fathers’
Day this weekend, but for one local man it will be even more special.
Joe Otu, who works in construction
on-island, will be in Books & Books at Camana Bay this Saturday, 19 June,
between 2pm and 4pm, alongside his author daughter, Jody Esi Otu, who has
written a book called It’s All About Daddy. It should be a popular event, said
Bianca Freeland of Books & Books.
The personal touch of hearing
directly from an author about their work and what has inspired them as well as
subsequently being able to have a chance to read the book itself is a positive
blend, explained Bianca, who added that this celebration of Fathers’ Day
“The book itself was written for
and about Joe so it’ll be a really nice event for children to bring their
fathers to, meet Jody and Joe and get the book signed. It’s a nice gift for
“A book signing that we held at the
start of the month drew around 55 people which gives an idea of how popular
they are,” concluded Bianca.