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Book awards: World Library by The Guardian

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Algeria: Anger of the Dispossessed by John PhillipsAlgeria
America's Boy: A Century of United States Colonialism in the Philippines by James Hamilton-PatersonPhilippines
The Argentina Reader: History, Culture, Politics (Latin America in Translation) by Gabriela NouzeillesArgentina
Bahia Blues by Yasmina TraboulsiBrazil
Before the Birth of the Moon by V. Y. MudimbeCongo
Beneath the Lion's Gaze by Maaza MengisteEthiopia
The Bleeding of the Stone by Ibrahim al-KoniLibya
Blue Dahlia, Black Gold: A Journey Into Angola by Daniel MetcalfeAngola
The Comedians by Graham GreeneHaiti
Coming to Birth by Marjorie Oludhe MacgoyeKenya
The Conquest of the Incas by John HemmingPeru
Conversation in the Cathedral by Mario Vargas LlosaPeru
Crossbones by Nuruddin FarahSomalia
Curfew: A Novel by José DonosoChile
Cutting for Stone by Abraham VergheseEthiopia
Dancing in the Glory of Monsters: The Collapse of the Congo and the Great War of Africa by Jason StearnsCongo
A Death in Brazil: A Book of Omissions by Peter RobbBrazil
Delirium by Laura RestrepoColombia
The Dew Breaker by Edwidge DanticatHaiti
Down the Rabbit Hole by Juan Pablo VillalobosMexico
Dusk: A Novel by F. Sionil JosePhilippines
Egypt on the Brink: From Nasser to Mubarak by Tarek OsmanEgypt
Fantasia: An Algerian Cavalcade by Assia DjebarAlgeria
Farewell, Fred Voodoo: A Letter from Haiti by Amy WilentzHaiti
Four Reigns by Kukrit PramojThailand
The Garlic Ballads by Mo YanChina
The Glass Palace by Amitav GhoshBurma
A Grain of Wheat by Ngugi wa Thiong'oKenya
Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieNigeria
A History of Thailand by Chris BakerThailand
The House of the Spirits by Isabel AllendeChile
Ilustrado by Miguel SyjucoPhlippines
In Afghanistan: Two Hundred Years of British, Russian and American Occupation by David LoynAfghanistan
In the Country of Men by Hisham MatarLibya
In the Time of Madness: Indonesia on the Edge of Chaos by Richard Lloyd ParryIndonesia
It's Our Turn to Eat: The Story of a Kenyan Whistle-Blower by Michela WrongKenya
Kite Runner by Khaled HosseiniAfghanistan
The Lizard Cage by Karen ConnellyBurma
Lyrics Alley by Leila AboulelaSudan
Mexico: Democracy Interrupted by Ms. Jo TuckmanMexico
My Father's Notebook by Kader AbdolahIran
My Fathers' Ghost Is Climbing in the Rain by Patricio PronArgentina
My Uncle Napoleon by Iraj PezeshkzadIran
A Nation of Enemies: Chile Under Pinochet by Pamela ConstableChile
Notes from the Hyena's Belly: An Ethiopian Boyhood by Nega MezlekiaEthiopia
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia MarquezColombia
The Orchard of Lost Souls: A Novel by Nadifa MohamedSomalia
Palace Walk by Naguib MahfouzEgypt
Paradise of the Blind: A Novel by Dương Thu HươngVietnam
The Patience Stone by Atiq RahimiAfghanistan
The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara KingsolverCongo
The Rainbow Troops: A Novel by Andrea HirataIndonesia
Rainy Season by Jose Eduardo AgualusaAngola
Red April by Santiago RoncaglioloPeru
The Return of the Water Spirit (African Writers Series) by PepetelaAngola
Revolutionary Iran: A History of the Islamic Republic by Michael AxworthyIran
The River of Lost Footsteps: A Personal History of Burma by Thant Myint-UBurma
Sandstorm: Libya in the Time of Revolution by Lindsey HilsumLibya
Season of Migration to the North by Tayeb SalihSudan
Short Walks from Bogota by Tom FeilingColombia
Sightseeing by Rattawut LapcharoensapThailand
The Sorrow of War by Bao NinhVietnam
Sudan: Darfur and the Failure of an African State by Richard CockettSudan
A Swamp Full of Dollars: Pipelines and Paramilitaries at Nigeria's Oil Frontier by Michael PeelNigeria
The Tango Singer: A Novel by Tomás Eloy MartínezArgentina
Things Fall Apart by Chinua AchebeNigeria
This Earth of Mankind by Pramoedya Ananta ToerIndonesia
A Thousand Years of Good Prayers: Stories by Yiyun LiChina
Tiger Head, Snake Tails: China Today, How It Got There, and Where It Is Heading by Jonathan FenbyChina
Vietnam: Rising Dragon by Bill HaytonVietnam
The Violent Land by Jorge AmadoBrazil
What the Day Owes the Night by Yasmina KhadraAlgeria
The World's Most Dangerous Place: Inside the Outlaw State of Somalia by James FergussonSomalia
The Yacoubian Building by Alaa Al AswanyEgypt
The Years with Laura Díaz by Carlos FuentesMexico

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