Literary / African literature

Best Selling

Language

All

English (6)

French (6)

German (0)

Spanish (0)

Italian (0)

 

Release Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (0)

 

Catalog Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (0)

 

Category

Delete Literary

 

Origin

Delete African literature

 

Audience

Adult (6)

 

Publisher

 

Total Loans

All (24)

20 - 40 (6)

40 - 100 (18)

Over 100 (0)

More options

Results : 1 - 6 of 6 Sorted by : 

This House Is Not For Sale

by E.C. Osondu Harper (February 03, 2015)

The award-winning author of Voice of America paints a vivid, fully imagined portrait of an extraordinary African family and the house that holds them together.

A powerful tale of family and community, This House...


A Blade of Grass

by Lewis DeSoto Ecco (December 04, 2012)

Märit Laurens is a young woman of British descent who comes to live with her husband, Ben, on their newly purchased farm along the border of South Africa. Shortly after her arrival, violence strikes at the...


Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree

by Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani & Viviana Mazza Katherine Tegen Books (September 04, 2018)

Based on interviews with young women who were kidnapped by Boko Haram, this poignant novel by Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani tells the timely story of one girl who was taken from her home in Nigeria and her harrowing...


Speak No Evil

by Uzodinma Iweala Harper (March 06, 2018)

"A lovely slender volume that packs in entire worlds with complete mastery. Speak No Evil explains so much about our times and yet is never anything less than a scintillating, page-turning read."—Gary Shteyngart...


Purple Hibiscus

by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Fourth Estate (November 29, 2012)

The limits of fifteen-year-old Kambili’s world are defined by the high walls of her family estate and the dictates of her fanatically religious father. Her life is regulated by schedules: prayer, sleep, study,...


Black Dog Summer: A Novel

by Miranda Sherry Atria Books (February 10, 2015)

Miranda Sherry instantly became “a writer to watch” (Kirkus Reviews) with her extraordinary debut novel reminiscent of The Lovely Bones and Little Bee, about a murdered woman who observes from the afterlife...