JAMB 2021 Literature Novel – Recommended Novels for JAMB 2021

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Jamb 2021 Literature Novel, What Novel do we read for Jamb 2021/2022?, is JAMB 2021 Novel out? Jamb literature Novel for 2021.

Here comes JAMB 2021/2022 and many students have been asking, What Novel are we reading for Jamb 2021? Will JAMB use last year’s novel? 

Without beating about the bush, the recommended novel for JAMB 2021/2022 is “The Life Changer by Khadija Abubakar Jalli“.

If this is the first time you are sitting for Jamb, take note that JAMB recommends novels to be read yearly for JAMB’s use of English. The JAMB Novel is compulsory for both art, Science, and Commercial students.

Which Novel is JAMB Using for 2021/2022 Examination?

The Life Changer by Khadija Abubakar Jalli” is JAMB Compulsory Use of English Novel for UTME 2021. This is the new Jamb UTME Novel.

A number of questions will come out of the novel. Trust me, “The Life Changer by Khadija Abubakar Jalli: will carry a whole lot of marks. You won’t be happy with yourself failing questions because of your refusal to jark the novel.

Now you may be wondering, is “The Life Changer by Khadija Abubakar Jalli” hard or simple to read? How many days will it take me to understand the Jamb new book? Which is simpler between In Dependence and sweet sixteen by Jamb? Continue reading for description and summary of Jamb sweet 16.

The Life Changer by Khadija Abubakar Jalli

Title of Novel For Jamb 2021: The Life Changer

Author of Sweet 16: Khadija Abubakar Jalli

GenreGenre means a type of art, literature, or music characterized by a specific form, content, and style. The Genre of Sweet Sixteen is Fiction

Number of Pages of Pages is Sweet Sixteen: 157

Publication Year: The Life Changer by Khadija Abubakar Jalli was published on February 1, 2017

JAMB 2021 Use of English Novels

Attah, M. O. (2013) Practice in Spoken English for Intermediate and Advanced Learners, Maiduguri: University of Maiduguri Press

Bamgbose, A. (2002) English Lexis and Structure for Senior Secondary Schools and colleges (Revised Edition), Ibadan: Heinemann

Banjo, A. et al (2004) New Oxford Secondary English Course Book Six for Senior Secondary Schools, Ibadan: UP Plc.

Caesar, O. J. (2003) Essential Oral English for Schools and Colleges, Lagos: Tonad Publishers Limited

Daniel Jones (2011) Cambridge English Pronouncing Dictionary, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

Egbe, D. I (1996) Mastering English Usage and Communication Skills, Lagos: Tisons

Elugbe, B. (2000) Oral English for Schools and Colleges, Ibadan: Heinemann

Grant, N. J. H, Nnamonu, S. Jowitt, D. (1998) Senior English Project 3, (New Edition) Harlow: Longman

Idowu, O. O, Sogbeson, T. S, Adofo, A. K. Burgess, D. F and Burgess, L. J. (1998) Round-up English: A Complete Guide, Lagos: Longman

Idris, U. (2001) Oral English at Your Fingertips for Schools and Colleges, Lagos, M. Youngbrain Publishers

Igiligi, E. C. and Ogenyi, S. O. (2010)Grammar and Composition in the G.S.M. Age, Enugu: Joe Hills Production Services

Jauro, L. B. (2013) Oral English for Schools and Colleges: A teaching and Learning Approach, Yola: Paraclete Publishers.

Nnamonu, S. and Jowitt, D. (1989) Common Errors in English, Lagos: Longman

Ogunsanwo, O. Duruaku, A. B.C, Ezechukwu, J and Nwachukwu, U. I (2005) Countdown English Language, (Revised Edition), Ibadan: Evans

Olatoye, S. (2006) The Silent Teacher, Ado-Ekiti: Segun and Sons Enterprises

Oluikpe, B. O. A, nnaemeka, B. A, Obah, T. Y, Otagburuagu, E. J. Onuigbo, S. and Ogbonna, E. A. (1998) Intensive English for Senior Secondary School 3, Onitsha: Africana – FIRST Publisher.

Tomori, S. H. O (2000) Objective Tests for School Certificate english: Practice in Lexis, Structure and idiom (Reprinted Edition), Ibadan: Heinemann

Ukwuegbu, C, Okoro, O., Idris, A. U., Okebukola, F. O. and Owokade, C. O. (2002) Catch-up English for SSCE/UME, Ibadan: Heinemann


Gbemisola, A. (2005)Naked Soles, Ibadan: Kraft

Hayward, J. (ed.) (1968) The Penguin Book of English Verse, London Penguin

Johnson, R. et al (eds.) (1996) New Poetry from Africa, Ibadan: UP Plc

Kermode, F. et al (1964) Oxford Anthology of English Literature, Vol. II, London: OUP

Nwoga D. (ed.) (1967) West African Verse, London: Longman

Senanu, K. E. and Vincent, T. (eds.) (1993) A Selection of African Poetry, Lagos: Longman

Soyinka, W. (ed.) (1987) Poems of Black Africa, Ibadan: Heinemann

Abrams, M. H. (1981) A Glossary of Literary Terms, (4th Edition) New York, Holt Rinehalt and Winston

Emeaba, O. E. (1982) A Dictionary of Literature, Aba: Inteks Press

Murphy, M. J. (1972) Understanding Unseen, An Introduction to English Poetry and English Novel for Overseas Students, George Allen, and Unwin Ltd.

i. Frank Ogodo Ogbeche : Harvest of CorruptionNon African:
i. William Shakespeare : Othello

i. Amma Darko: Faceless
ii. Bayo Adebowale: Lonely DaysNon-African:
i. Richard Wright: Native Son

i. Birago Diop: Vanity
ii. Gbemisola Adeoti: Ambush
iii. Gabriel Okara: Piano and Drums
iv. Gbanabam Hallowell: The Dining Table
v. Lenrie Peter: The Panic of Growing Older
vi. Kofi Awoonor: The Anvil and the HammerNon African:
i. Alfred Tennyson: Crossing the Bar
ii. George Herbert: The Pulley
iii. William Blake: The School Boy
iv. William Morris: The Proud King


In conclusion, The recommended novel for JAMB 2021/2022 is “The Life Changer by Khadija Abubakar Jalli“.

You should note that other listed above books are the recommended textbooks for Use of English 2021/2022 Examination as directed by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB.

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