Literary / African literature

Our Selection

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

New & Noteworthy

Best Selling

New Releases

Our Selection

Awards

 

Language

English (3)

French (7)

German (0)

Spanish (8)

Italian (7)

 

Category

Delete Literary

 

Origin

Delete African literature

 

Audience

Adult (3)

 

Protection

All (3)

DRM Free (0)

DRM (3)

More options

By Night the Mountain Burns

by Juan Tomas Avila Laurel

By Night the Mountain Burns recounts the narrator's childhood on a remote island off the West African coast, living with his mysterious grandfather, several mothers and no fathers. We learn of a dark chapter...


GraceLand

Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award 2005

by Chris Abani

Graceland is a dazzling debut by a singular new talent

The sprawling, swampy, cacophonous city of Lagos, Nigeria, provides the backdrop to the story of Elvis, a teenage Elvis impersonator hoping to make his way...


The Stone Virgins

by Yvonne Vera

Winner of the Macmillan Prize for African Adult Fiction

An uncompromising novel by one of Africa's premiere writers, detailing the horrors of civil war in luminous, haunting prose

In 1980, after decades of guerilla...