Malawi

Books in this genre are set in or about Malawi.

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope
Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood
The Lower River
The Heaven Shop
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness
Laugh with the Moon
Dark Star Safari: Overland from Cairo to Cape Town
The Jive Talker: An Artist's Genesis
Smouldering Charcoal
The Girl Who Smiled Beads: A Story of War and What Comes After
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Young Readers Edition
I Will Try
And Crocodiles Are Hungry At Night
Venture to the Interior
Things Fall Apart by Chinua AchebeCutting for Stone by Abraham   VergheseThe Poisonwood Bible by Barbara KingsolverHalf of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieThe No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith
Fictitious Africa
470 books — 263 voters
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency by Alexander McCall SmithDon't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight by Alexandra FullerWe Need New Names by NoViolet BulawayoA Flower for the Queen by Caroline VermalleA Dry White Season by André Brink
Southern Africa
233 books — 62 voters

Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieWhat the Earl Desires by Aliyah BurkeOf Fear and Faith by N.D. JonesA Respectable Trade by Philippa GregoryHer Reluctant Viscount by Aliyah Burke
Africans in Romance
39 books — 10 voters
The Last Twilight by Marjorie M. LiuWild Seed by Octavia E. ButlerEternal Kiss of Darkness by Jeaniene FrostSerpent's Kiss by Thea HarrisonJane Unwrapped by Leah Rooper
Paranormal Romance Set in Africa
19 books — 10 voters

Woman at Point Zero by Nawal El SaadawiAya by Marguerite AbouetUnbowed by Wangari MaathaiAMA by Manu HerbsteinKing Leopold's Ghost by Adam Hochschild
Tour d'Afrique
68 books — 14 voters
Binti by Nnedi OkoraforLagoon by Nnedi OkoraforThe Famished Road by Ben OkriWho Fears Death by Nnedi OkoraforLife and Death in Nyamata by Omar Ndizeye
SF & F Atlas - Africa
51 books — 9 voters


William Kamkwamba
Chief Wimbe also loved his cat, which was black and white but had no name. In Malawi, only dogs are given names, I don't know why.
William Kamkwamba, The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope

William Kamkwamba
Your Excellency," [Chief Wimbe] said, turning to face the president. "I'd like to congratulate you not only for what you've done in Malawi, but all across the great continent of Africa. We're having about all the things you're doing in Congo and how you'd had success. We're very proud of our president. But please understand, we're also at war here in Malawi, and that war is against hunger." He then asked the president to stop funding wells and toilets and use the money to buy grain. (Because re ...more
William Kamkwamba, The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope

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