Africa

Graceland

Graceland

Abani, Chris

Graceland is a dazzling debut by a singular new talent

The sprawling, swampy, cacophonous city of Lagos, Nigeria, provides the backdrop to the story of Elvis, a teenage Elvis...

January 26, 2005
Paperback
Picador USA
336 Pages
$18.00
Aya: Life in Yop City

Aya: Life in Yop City

Abouet, Marguerite ; Oubrerie,

Aya is an irresistible comedy, a couple of love stories and a tale for becoming African. It's essential reading. -Joann Sfar, cartoonist of The Rabbi's Cat

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September 4, 2012
Paperback
Drawn & Quarterly
$29.95
Men Who Swallowed the Sun

Men Who Swallowed the Sun

Abu Golayyel, Hamdi

Abu Golayyel's gritty tale of two men's ill-conceived quest for a better life via the deserts of the Middle East and the cities of Europe is pure...

May 3, 2022
Paperback
Hoopoe
$18.95
Things Fall Apart

Things Fall Apart

Achebe, Chinua

"A true classic of world literature . . . A masterpiece that has inspired generations of writers in Nigeria, across Africa, and around the world." --Barack Obama

"African literature...

September 1, 1994
Paperback
Penguin Books
$14.00
Out of Egypt: A Memoir

Out of Egypt: A Memoir

Aciman, André
Set in luxuriant cosmopolitan Alexandria, this richly colored memoir chronicles the exploits of a flamboyant Jewish family from its bold arrival in Egypt at the turn of the century to its defeated...
January 23, 2007
Paperback
Picador USA
340 Pages
$20.00
Americanah

Americanah

Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi

NATIONAL BESTSELLER - From the award-winning author of We Should All Be Feminists and Half of a Yellow Sun--the story of two Nigerians making their way in the U.S. and the UK,...

March 4, 2014
Paperback
$18.00
Half of a Yellow Sun

Half of a Yellow Sun

Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi

From the award-winning, bestselling author of Americanah and We Should All Be Feminists--a haunting story of love and war - Recipient of the Women's Prize for Fiction "Winner...

September 4, 2007
Paperback
Vintage
$18.00
Purple Hibiscus

Purple Hibiscus

Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi

From the bestselling author of Americanah and We Should All Be Feminists

Fifteen-year-old Kambili and her older brother Jaja lead a privileged life in Enugu, Nigeria....

April 17, 2012
Paperback
Algonquin Books
$16.95
The Thing Around Your Neck

The Thing Around Your Neck

Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi
From the award-winning, bestselling author of Americanah and We Should All Be Feminists--a dazzling story collection filled with indelible characters who jump off the page...
June 1, 2010
Paperback
$16.00
Tomorrow They Wont Dare to Murder Us

Tomorrow They Wont Dare to Murder Us

Andras, Joseph ; Leser, Simon
Lyrical and radical, a debut novel that created a sensation in France

Winner of the Prix Goncourt for first novel, one of the most prestigious literary awards in France

A young...

February 23, 2021
Paperback
Verso Fiction
144 Pages
$18.95

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