Zambia

Books in this genre are set in or about Zambia.

The Old Drift
Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood
Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness
A Cowrie of Hope
Scribbling the Cat
Leaving Before the Rains Come
Patchwork
The Eye of the Elephant: An Epic Adventure in the African Wilderness
Secrets of the Savanna: Twenty-three Years in the African Wilderness Unraveling the Mysteries of Elephants and People
Baking Cakes in Kigali
The Unheard: A Memoir of Deafness and Africa
Mrs. Pollifax on Safari (Mrs. Pollifax, #5)
The Garden Of Burning Sand
The Ukimwi Road
The Girl Who Smiled Beads: A Story of War and What Comes After
Binti by Nnedi OkoraforThe Famished Road by Ben OkriLagoon by Nnedi OkoraforWho Fears Death by Nnedi OkoraforEmpire of Ivory by Naomi Novik
SF & F Atlas - Africa
51 books — 9 voters

Mr. Impossible by Loretta ChaseAs You Desire by Connie BrockwayThe Other Guy's Bride by Connie BrockwayA Spear of Summer Grass by Deanna RaybournMr. Impossible by Loretta Chase
Historical Romance Set in Africa
47 books — 16 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 — 1,634 voters

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


Aspire to do anything, start something and stop at nothing.
Kayambila Mpulamasaka

Alexandra Fuller
There is a madman who lives on the road to Mkushi. Every full moon he comes out onto the tarmac and digs a deep trench across the road. Dad would like to find the madman and bring him back to the farm. 'Think what a strong bugger he is, eh?' 'Yes, but you could only get him to work when there was a full moon.' 'Which is twice as hard as any other Zambian.
Alexandra Fuller, Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood

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