South Sudan

Books in this genre are set in or about South Sudan.

There Is a Country: New Fiction from the New Nation of South Sudan
What Is the What
They Poured Fire on Us from the Sky: The True Story of Three Lost Boys from Sudan
Emma's War
God Grew Tired of Us: A Memoir
Walking the Nile
The Root Causes of Sudan's Civil Wars
Running for My Life: One Lost Boy's Journey from the Killing Fields of Sudan to the Olympic Games
Beneath the Darkening Sky
A Poisonous Thorn in Our Hearts: Sudan and South Sudan's Bitter and Incomplete Divorce
A Long Walk to Water: Based on a True Story
Nya's Long Walk: A Step at a Time
Collapse of a Country: A Diplomat's Memoir of South Sudan
The Translator: A Tribesman's Memoir of Darfur
Escape from Slavery: The True Story of My Ten Years in Captivity and My Journey to Freedom in America
Blood River by Tim ButcherThe Poisonwood Bible by Barbara KingsolverKing Leopold's Ghost by Adam HochschildNo Mercy by Redmond O'HanlonA Bend in the River by V.S. Naipaul
Central Africa
91 books — 54 voters
Things Fall Apart by Chinua AchebeThe Poisonwood Bible by Barbara KingsolverHalf of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieHeart of Darkness by Joseph ConradCry, the Beloved Country by Alan Paton
Africa (fiction and nonfiction)
1,523 books — 1,628 voters

Binti by Nnedi OkoraforThe Famished Road by Ben OkriLagoon by Nnedi OkoraforWho Fears Death by Nnedi OkoraforEverfair by Nisi Shawl
SF & F Atlas - Africa
51 books — 9 voters

Black Hawk Down by Mark BowdenMy War Gone By, I Miss It So by Anthony LoydA Capitalist in North Korea by Felix AbtWar by Sebastian JungerThe Thin Red Line by James  Jones
Conflict-Zone Journalism
179 books — 118 voters


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