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Book awards: World Library by The Guardian

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TitlesOrder
The Accusation: Forbidden Stories from Inside North Korea by Bandinot in English Common KnowledgeNorth Korea
Algeria: Anger of the Dispossessed by John Phillipsnot in English Common KnowledgeAlgeria
America's Boy: A Century of United States Colonialism in the Philippines by James Hamilton-Patersonnot in English Common KnowledgePhilippines
The Argentina Reader: History, Culture, Politics (Latin America in Translation) by Gabriela Nouzeillesnot in English Common KnowledgeArgentina
Bahia Blues by Yasmina Traboulsinot in English Common KnowledgeBrazil
The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet Born by Ayi Kwei Armahnot in English Common KnowledgeGhana
Before the Birth of the Moon by V. Y. Mudimbenot in English Common KnowledgeCongo
Beneath the Lion's Gaze by Maaza Mengistenot in English Common KnowledgeEthiopia
The Bleeding of the Stone by Ibrahim al-Koninot in English Common KnowledgeLibya
Blue Dahlia, Black Gold: A Journey Into Angola by Daniel Metcalfenot in English Common KnowledgeAngola
Burning Country: Syrians in Revolution and War by Robin Yassin-Kassabnot in English Common KnowledgeSyria
Changes: a Love Story by Ama Ata Aidoonot in English Common KnowledgeGhana
The Comedians by Graham Greenenot in English Common KnowledgeHaiti
Coming to Birth by Marjorie Oludhe Macgoyenot in English Common KnowledgeKenya
The Conquest of the Incas by John Hemmingnot in English Common KnowledgePeru
Conversation in the Cathedral by Mario Vargas Llosanot in English Common KnowledgePeru
Crossbones by Nuruddin Farahnot in English Common KnowledgeSomalia
Cuba: A New History by Richard Gottnot in English Common KnowledgeCuba
Curfew: A Novel by José Donosonot in English Common KnowledgeChile
Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghesenot in English Common KnowledgeEthiopia
Dancing in the Glory of Monsters: The Collapse of the Congo and the Great War of Africa by Jason Stearnsnot in English Common KnowledgeCongo
The Dark Side of Love by Rafik Schaminot in English Common KnowledgeSyria
A Death in Brazil: A Book of Omissions by Peter Robbnot in English Common KnowledgeBrazil
Delirium by Laura Restreponot in English Common KnowledgeColombia
The Dew Breaker by Edwidge Danticatnot in English Common KnowledgeHaiti
Down the Rabbit Hole by Juan Pablo Villalobosnot in English Common KnowledgeMexico
Dreaming in Cuban by Cristina Garcianot in English Common KnowledgeCuba
Dusk: A Novel by F. Sionil Josenot in English Common KnowledgePhilippines
Egypt on the Brink: From Nasser to Mubarak by Tarek Osmannot in English Common KnowledgeEgypt
Fantasia: An Algerian Cavalcade by Assia Djebarnot in English Common KnowledgeAlgeria
Farewell, Fred Voodoo: A Letter from Haiti by Amy Wilentznot in English Common KnowledgeHaiti
Four Reigns by Kukrit Pramojnot in English Common KnowledgeThailand
The Garlic Ballads by Mo Yannot in English Common KnowledgeChina
The Glass Palace by Amitav GhoshBurma
A Grain of Wheat by Ngugi wa Thiong'onot in English Common KnowledgeKenya
Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichienot in English Common KnowledgeNigeria
Havana Fever by Leonardo Paduranot in English Common KnowledgeCuba
A History of Thailand by Chris Bakernot in English Common KnowledgeThailand
The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allendenot in English Common KnowledgeChile
Ilustrado by Miguel Syjuconot in English Common KnowledgePhlippines
In Afghanistan: Two Hundred Years of British, Russian and American Occupation by David Loynnot in English Common KnowledgeAfghanistan
In Praise of Hatred by Khālid Khalīfahnot in English Common KnowledgeSyria
In the Country of Men by Hisham Matarnot in English Common KnowledgeLibya
In the Time of Madness: Indonesia on the Edge of Chaos by Richard Lloyd Parrynot in English Common KnowledgeIndonesia
It's Our Turn to Eat: The Story of a Kenyan Whistle-Blower by Michela Wrongnot in English Common KnowledgeKenya
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseininot in English Common KnowledgeAfghanistan
The Lizard Cage by Karen Connellynot in English Common KnowledgeBurma
The long night of white chickens by Francisco Goldmannot in English Common KnowledgeGuatemala
Lyrics Alley by Leila Aboulelanot in English Common KnowledgeSudan
Mexico : democracy interrupted by Ms. Jo Tuckmannot in English Common KnowledgeMexico
My Father's Notebook by Kader Abdolahnot in English Common KnowledgeIran
My Fathers' Ghost Is Climbing in the Rain by Patricio Pronnot in English Common KnowledgeArgentina
My First Coup d'Etat: And Other True Stories from the Lost Decades of Africa by John Dramani Mahamanot in English Common KnowledgeGhana
My Uncle Napoleon by Iraj PezeshkzadIran
A Nation of Enemies: Chile Under Pinochet by Pamela Constablenot in English Common KnowledgeChile
Notes from the Hyena's Belly: An Ethiopian Boyhood by Nega Mezlekianot in English Common KnowledgeEthiopia
Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea by Barbara Demicknot in English Common KnowledgeNorth Korea
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marqueznot in English Common KnowledgeColombia
The Orchard of Lost Souls: A Novel by Nadifa Mohamednot in English Common KnowledgeSomalia
The Orphan Master's Son by Adam Johnsonnot in English Common KnowledgeNorth Korea
Palace Walk by Naguib Mahfouznot in English Common KnowledgeEgypt
Paradise of the Blind: A Novel by Dương Thu Hươngnot in English Common KnowledgeVietnam
The Patience Stone by Atiq Rahiminot in English Common KnowledgeAfghanistan
The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolvernot in English Common KnowledgeCongo
The President by Miguel Ángel Asturiasnot in English Common KnowledgeGuatemala
The Rainbow Troops: A Novel by Andrea Hiratanot in English Common KnowledgeIndonesia
Rainy Season by Jose Eduardo Agualusanot in English Common KnowledgeAngola
Red April by Santiago Roncagliolonot in English Common KnowledgePeru
The Return of the Water Spirit (African Writers Series) by Pepetelanot in English Common KnowledgeAngola
Revolutionary Iran: A History of the Islamic Republic by Michael Axworthynot in English Common KnowledgeIran
The River of Lost Footsteps: A Personal History of Burma by Thant Myint-Unot in English Common KnowledgeBurma
Sandstorm: Libya in the Time of Revolution by Lindsey Hilsumnot in English Common KnowledgeLibya
Season of Migration to the North by Tayeb Salihnot in English Common KnowledgeSudan
Short Walks from Bogota by Tom Feilingnot in English Common KnowledgeColombia
Sightseeing by Rattawut Lapcharoensapnot in English Common KnowledgeThailand
Silence on the Mountain: Stories of Terror, Betrayal, and Forgetting in Guatemala by Daniel Wilkinsonnot in English Common KnowledgeGuatemala
The Sorrow of War by Bao Ninhnot in English Common KnowledgeVietnam
Sudan: Darfur and the Failure of an African State by Richard Cockettnot in English Common KnowledgeSudan
A Swamp Full of Dollars: Pipelines and Paramilitaries at Nigeria's Oil Frontier by Michael Peelnot in English Common KnowledgeNigeria
The Tango Singer by Tomás Eloy Martíneznot in English Common KnowledgeArgentina
Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebenot in English Common KnowledgeNigeria
This Earth of Mankind by Pramoedya Ananta ToerIndonesia
A Thousand Years of Good Prayers: Stories by Yiyun Linot in English Common KnowledgeChina
Tiger Head, Snake Tails: China Today, How It Got There, and Where It Is Heading by Jonathan Fenbynot in English Common KnowledgeChina
Vietnam: Rising Dragon by Bill Haytonnot in English Common KnowledgeVietnam
The Violent Land by Jorge AmadoBrazil
What the Day Owes the Night by Yasmina Khadranot in English Common KnowledgeAlgeria
The World's Most Dangerous Place: Inside the Outlaw State of Somalia by James Fergussonnot in English Common KnowledgeSomalia
The Yacoubian Building by Alaa al-Aswaninot in English Common KnowledgeEgypt
The Years with Laura Díaz by Carlos Fuentesnot in English Common KnowledgeMexico

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