Northern Africa

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

The Plague
The Stranger
In the Country of Men
A Savage War of Peace: Algeria, 1954-1962
The Sheltering Sky
Impasse des deux palais
The Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between
Season of Migration to the North
The Alchemist
The Yacoubian Building
The Ardent Swarm
Woman at Point Zero
تلك العتمة الباهرة
Hope and Other Dangerous Pursuits
The Caliph's House: A Year in Casablanca
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
507 books — 275 voters
Immersed in West Africa by Terry ListerSilent Terror by Samuel CottonThe Kingdom of Emptiness by Tom GambleThe Last Brother by Nathacha AppanahDeep in the Sahara by Kelly Cunnane
Books set in Mauritania
10 books — 6 voters

Nedjma by Kateb YacineFor Bread Alone by Mohamed ChoukriDe ontheemde by Malika MokeddemThe Sand Child by Tahar Ben JellounWolf Dreams by Yasmina Khadra
Maghreb authors
11 books — 4 voters
The Caliph's House by Tahir ShahBrideshead Revisited by Evelyn WaughDreams of Trespass by Fatema MernissiHideous Kinky by Esther FreudThe Button Box by Bridget Hodder
Books Set in Morocco
135 books — 102 voters

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Roman Payne
We look up to see if it is day or night. If stars burn cool and moon does shine, We take to smoke divine and wine. If breath of sun does belch its heat, we boil coffee and prepare to eat.
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Come with me Tlothy. Lady misfortune always brings together the unlucky.” Said Aissawa laughing.
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