Central Africa

Brazzaville Beach

Brazzaville Beach

Boyd, William

"Utterly engaging....A novel of ideas, of big themes....William Boyd is a champion storyteller." - New York Times Book Review

William Boyd's classic Brazzaville Beach has...

December 29, 2009
Paperback
Harper Perennial
352 Pages
$14.99
Blood River: The Terrifying Journey Through the Worlds Most Dangerous Country
Published to rave reviews in the United Kingdom and named a Richard...
September 1, 2009
Paperback
Grove Press
$16.00
Heart of Darkness: (penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
Joseph Conrad's enduring portrait of the ugliness of colonialism in a deluxe edition with a gripping cover by Hellboy artist Mike Mignola. Nominated as one of America's best-loved...
August 28, 2012
Paperback
$15.00
Tears of a Man Flow Inward: Growing Up in the Civil War in Burundi
A prizewinning young author tells the moving story of growing up during Burundi's ethnic civil war in this powerful memoir hailed as "a jewel of a book" (Margaret MacMillan).

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March 29, 2022
Hardcover
Random House
224 Pages
$27.00
Stanley: The Impossible Life of Africas Greatest Explorer
A rousing biography of the most brilliant, and misunderstood, adventurer in the great age of exploration--winner of the 2007 National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography and a New York...
October 1, 2008
Paperback
Yale University Press
608 Pages
$18.00
Strength in What Remains

Strength in What Remains

Kidder, Tracy
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY:
Los Angeles Times - San Francisco Chronicle -Chicago Tribune - The Christian Science...
May 4, 2010
Paperback
Random House Trade
$18.00
The Poisonwood Bible

The Poisonwood Bible

Kingsolver, Barbara

"A powerful new epic . . . [Kingsolver] has with infinitely steady hands worked the prickly threads of religion, politics, race, sin and redemption into a thing of terrible beauty." --Los...

July 5, 2005
Paperback
Harper Perennial
$17.00
Tropical Gangsters: One Mans Experience with Development and Decadence in Deepest Afri
A gripping adventure story and an insightful look at why foreign aid so often fails.
July 22, 1991
Paperback
Basic Books
$24.99
By Night the Mountain Burns

By Night the Mountain Burns

Laurel, Juan Tomás Avila

This novel tells of childhood on a remote island off the west African coast. Superstition dominates in dark times and the hard-pressed islanders sacrifice their possessions to the enraged ocean....

November 1, 2014
Paperback
And Other Stories
$15.95
The Lights of Pointe-Noire: A Memoir

The Lights of Pointe-Noire: A Memoir

Mabanckou, Alain ; Stevenson,
A dazzling meditation on home-coming and belonging from one of "Africa's greatest writers" and the Man Booker International Prize finalist (The Guardian).

Alain...

March 1, 2016
Hardcover
New Press
$23.95

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