African


Things Fall Apart (The African Trilogy, #1)
Americanah
Purple Hibiscus
Disgrace
Cry, the Beloved Country
The Thing Around Your Neck
Half of a Yellow Sun
A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency  (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, #1)
The Help
Nervous Conditions
We Need New Names
Cutting for Stone
Waiting for the Barbarians
Their Eyes Were Watching God
White Teeth by Zadie SmithSmall Island by Andrea LevyOn Beauty by Zadie SmithThe Lonely Londoners by Sam SelvonThe Memory of Love by Aminatta Forna
Black British Literature
90 books — 44 voters
Blood River by Tim ButcherThings Fall Apart by Chinua AchebeChasing the Devil by Tim ButcherHalf of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieLong Walk to Freedom by Nelson Mandela
Books about AFRICA or by AFRICAN AUTHORS
513 books — 282 voters

The Yacoubian Building by Alaa Al AswanyThe Cairo Trilogy by Naguib MahfouzTaxi by خالد الخميسيZaat by Sonallah IbrahimNo One Sleeps in Alexandria by Ibrahim Abdel Meguid
English Books on Modern Egypt
131 books — 33 voters
The Color Purple by Alice WalkerInvisible Man by Ralph EllisonSong of Solomon by Toni MorrisonA Lesson Before Dying by Ernest J. GainesThe Women of Brewster Place by Gloria Naylor
Award-winning Black Fiction
35 books — 40 voters



From the darkness we become stars, we behold the misery and mystery from the worlds we possess and build up fire from the glow and coils of our black souls, the Sun.
Goitsemang Mvula

I have decided to take on the biggest in my opinion challenge facing Christianity today. Which unfortunately is largely seen in the African continent and other developing countries. This challenge is ignorance!
Sunday Adelaja

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A Fool's Knot
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The Many Faces in My Mirror
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