Eastern Africa

Books in this genre are set in or about Eastern Africa.

Wizard of the Crow
Season of Migration to the North
The Shadow King
Out of Africa
A Grain of Wheat
We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Our Families
Imperial Reckoning: The Untold Story of Britain's Gulag in Kenya
Abyssinian Chronicles
The Teeth May Smile But the Heart Does Not Forget: Murder and Memory in Uganda
Green Hills of Africa
The Emperor
The Tree Where Man Was Born
Brick by Brick by Karen   ShermanZanzibar Uhuru by Anne M. ChappelKaribu Keňa by Hana HindrákováWhere The Air Is Sweet by Tasneem JamalMon père, cette autre partie de moi qu on m a arrachée. Homma... by Jeanne Habyarimana
Books about East Africa
15 books — 11 voters

Out of Africa by Isak DinesenWest with the Night by Beryl MarkhamThe Flame Trees of Thika by Elspeth HuxleyThe Constant Gardener by John le CarréBorn Free by Joy Adamson
Books Set in Kenya
177 books — 98 voters
Cutting for Stone by Abraham   VergheseBeneath the Lion's Gaze by Maaza MengisteThe Emperor by Ryszard KapuścińskiThe Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears by Dinaw MengestuThere Is No Me Without You by Melissa Fay Greene
Books Set in Ethiopia
118 books — 76 voters

Things Fall Apart by Chinua AchebeHalf of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi AdichiePurple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieAmericanah by Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieSo Long a Letter by Mariama Bâ
African Fiction
531 books — 410 voters
Zanzibar Uhuru by Anne M. ChappelShadow of the Hyena by Anne M. ChappelThe Zanzibar Chest by Aidan HartleyDeath in Zanzibar by M.M. KayeZanzibar by David Martin
44 books — 4 voters

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Enock Maregesi
Kiswahili ni lugha rasmi ya nchi za Tanzania, Kenya na Uganda. Ni lugha isiyo rasmi ya nchi za Rwanda, Burundi, Msumbiji na Jamhuri ya Kidemokrasia ya Kongo. Lugha ya Kiswahili ni mali ya nchi za Afrika ya Mashariki, si mali ya nchi za Afrika Mashariki peke yake. Pia, Kiswahili ni lugha rasmi ya Umoja wa Afrika; pamoja na Kiarabu, Kiingereza, Kifaransa, Kireno na Kihispania. Kiswahili ni lugha inayozungumzwa zaidi nchini Tanzania kuliko nchi nyingine yoyote ile, duniani.
Enock Maregesi

Hank Bracker
What is now Tanzania was once Tanganyika and before that part of British East Africa and prior to that a colony of Germany. During World War I the fighting actually came to the Continent of Africa. Known as the East African Campaign, many of the battles almost went unreported and are little known, however the romance of this war is portrayed by many novels and the well-known movie “African Queen,” starring Humphrey Bogart and Katherine Hepburn. The film is a stretch, but strictly speaking it is ...more
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