Northern Africa

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

In the Country of Men
The Sheltering Sky
The Stranger
The Plague
A Savage War of Peace: Algeria, 1954-1962
تلك العتمة الباهرة
Palace Walk
The Return: Fathers, Sons, and the Land in Between
Season of Migration to the North
The Alchemist
Lyrics Alley
Ce que le jour doit à la nuit
The Yacoubian Building
Woman at Point Zero
The Meursault Investigation
The Berber Identity Movement and the Challenge to North Afric... by Bruce Maddy-WeitzmanLove With a Few Hairs by Mohammed MrabetFountains in the Sand by Norman DouglasTazz'unt by Helene E. HaganGold Dust by Ibrahim al-Koni
North African Amazigh Culture
14 books — 4 voters
The Sand Child by Tahar Ben JellounDe ontheemde by Malika MokeddemEen vrouwelijke Odysseus, N'zid by Malika MokeddemWolf Dreams by Yasmina KhadraWilde Vijg by Nedjma
Maghreb authors
10 books — 2 voters

Things Fall Apart by Chinua AchebeHalf of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieThe Poisonwood Bible by Barbara KingsolverCutting for Stone by Abraham   VergheseThe No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith
Fictitious Africa
413 books — 234 voters
Syrian Brides by Anna HalabiThe Hidden Face of Eve by Nawal El SaadawiHeadscarves and Hymens by Mona EltahawyDaring to Drive by Manal Al-SharifThe Veil and the Male Elite by Fatema Mernissi
Arab feminism
40 books — 26 voters

Silent Terror by Samuel Cotton
Books set in Mauritania
1 book — 2 voters


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