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Works (261)

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Anthills of the Savannah by Chinua Achebe
Arrows of Rain by Okey Ndibe
As the Crow Flies by Veronique Tadjo
Black Docker by Ousmane Sembène
The Blood of Peace and Other Poems (African Writers Series) by Tanure Ojaide
Bones by Chenjerai Hove
Can We Talk and Other Stories (African Writers) by Shimmer Chinodya
Cape Town Coolie (African Writers Series) by Reshard Gool
The Cardinals by Bessie Head
The case of the socialist witchdoctor and other stories by Hama Tuma
Changes: a Love Story by Ama Ata Aidoo
The Chattering Wagtails of Mikuyu Prison (African Writers Series) by Jack Mapanje
The Clothes of Nakedness (African Writers Series) by Benjamin Kwakye
Coming Home and Other Stories by Farida Karodia
A Cowrie of Hope (African Writers) by Binwell Sinyangwe
Crimes of Conscience by Nadine Gordimer
The Crippled Dancer (African Writers Series) by T. Obinkaram Echewa
Destination Biafra by Buchi Emecheta
Detained: A Writer's Prison Diary by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o
A Duty of Memory (African Writers Series) by W.P.B. Botha
Echoing Silences by Alexander Kanengoni
The Enemy Within by Steve Jacobs
Gathering seaweed: African prison writing by Jack Mapanje
The Girl Who Can by Ama Ata Aidoo
The Grub Hunter (Heinemann African Writers Series) by Amir Tag Elsir
Harvest of Thorns by Shimmer Chinodya
Head Above Water by Buchi Emecheta
The Heinemann Book of African Women's Writing (African Writers Series) by Charlotte Bruner
Heinemann Book of Contemporary African Short Stories by Chinua Achebe
The Heinemann Book of South African Short Stories (African Writers) by Denis Hirson
The Housemaid by Amma Darko
In the Ditch by Buchi Emecheta
In the Fog of the Seasons' End by Alex La Guma
Jesus is Indian (African Writers Series) by Agnes Sam
Kicking Tongues by Karen King-Aribisala
Labyrinths With Path of Thunder by Christopher Okigbo
The Last Harmattan of Alusine Dunbar by Syl Cheney-Coker
Lemona's Tale by Ken Saro-Wiwa
Loukoum: The 'Little Prince' of Belleville (African Writers Series) by Calixthe Beyala
Major Gentl and the Achimota Wars by B. Kojo Laing
Matigari by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o
Mema (African Writers) by Daniel Mengara
The New Tribe by Buchi Emecheta
Niiwam and Taaw by Ousmane Sembene
Opening Spaces: An Anthology of Contemporary African Women's Writing by Yvonne Vera
The Purple Violet of Oshaantu by Neshani Andreas
The Return of the Water Spirit (African Writers Series) by Pepetela
Search Sweet Country by Kojo Laing
Second Class Citizen by Buchi Emecheta
Seven Solitudes of Lorsa Lopez (African Writers) by Sony Lab'ou Tansi
Shadows (African Writers Series) by Chenjerai Hove
A Shattering of Silence (African Writers Series) by Farida Karodia
Smouldering Charcoal (African Writers Series) by Tiyambe Zeleza
Sterile Sky (Heinemann African Writers Series) by Mr E.E. Sule
Tales of Tenderness and Power (African Writers Series) by Bessie Head
Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe1
Tribaliks: Contemporary Congolese Stories by Henri Lopes
The Trouble with Nigeria by Chinua Achebe
Upon This Mountain (African Writers Series) by Timothy Wangusa
Voices Made Night (African Writers Series) by Mia Couto
Wantok by W.P.B. Botha
When Rain Clouds Gather by Bessie Head
Whispers in the Wings: Poems (African Writers Series) by Frank M Chipasula
A Woman Alone by Bessie Head
Woman of the Aeroplanes by Kojo Laing
Wounding Words: A Woman's Journal in Tunisia (African Writers Series) by Evelyne Accad
Yaka by Pepetela
Your Name Shall Be Tanga (African Writers Series) by Calixthe Beyala
Burning Grass by Cyprian Ekwensi2
No Longer at Ease by Chinua Achebe3
Zambia Shall Be Free: an Autobiography by Kenneth Kaunda4
People of the City by Cyprian Ekwensi5
Mine Boy by Peter Abrahams6
Weep Not, Child by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o7
A Book of African Verse by John Reed8
A New Book of African Verse (African Writers Series) by John Reed8
Modern African Prose by Richard Rive9
The Life of Olaudah Equiano by Olaudah Equiano10
One Man, One Matchet by T. M. Aluko11
The African by William Conton12
Mission to Kala by Mongo Beti13
Quartet : new voices from South Africa: Alex La Guma, James Matthews, Richard Rive, Alf Wannenburgh by Richard Rive14
Origin East Africa : a Makerere anthology by David Cook15
Arrow of God by Chinua Achebe16
The River Between by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o17
The Imprisonment of Obatala, and other plays by Obotunde Ijimere18
Lokotown And Other Stories by Cyprian Ekwensi19
Child of Two Worlds by R. Mugo Gatheru20
The Only Son by John Munonye21
The Second Round by Lenrie Peters22
The Origin of Life & Death: African Creation Myths by Ulli Beier23
No Easy Task by Aubrey Kachingwe24
The Concubine by Elechi Amadi25
Efuru by Flora Nwapa26
The Narrow Path: An African Childhood by Francis Selormey27
Short East African Plays in English by David Cook28
Houseboy by Ferdinand Oyono29
One Man, One Wife by T. M. Aluko30
A Man of the People by Chinua Achebe31
Kinsman and Foreman by T. M. Aluko32
On Trial for My Country by Stanlake Samkange33
Ten one-act plays by Cosmo Pieterse34
A Walk in the Night and Other Stories by Alex La Guma35
A Grain of Wheat by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o36
Satellites by Lenrie Peters37
Not yet Uhuru: the autobiography of Oginga Odinga by Ajuma Oginga Odinga38
The old Man and the Medal by Ferdinand Oyono39
Woman in Her Prime by Asare Konadu40
The Strange Man by Amu Djoleto41
Messages: Poems from Ghana by Kofi Awoonor42
The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet Born by Ayi Kwei Armah43
The Great Ponds by Elechi Amadi44
Obi by John Munonye45
Letters to Martha, and other poems from a South African prison by Dennis Brutus46
The Black Hermit by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o51
The Afersata by Sahle Sellassie52
Idu by Flora Nwapa56
Because of Women by Mbella Sonne Dipoko57
Political Spider: An Anthology of Stories from Black Orpheus by Ulli Beier58
Rebel (African Writers Series) by Bediako Asare59
We Killed Mangy Dog & Other Stories by Luís Bernardo Honwana60
Way We Lived (African Writers Series) by Rems Umeasiegbu61
Labyrinths by Christopher Okigbo62
God's Bits of Wood by Ousmane Sembene63
7 South African poets : poems of exile by Cosmo Pieterse64
The Joys of Motherhood by Buchi Emecheta65
Season of Migration to the North by Tayeb Salih66
Danda (Fontana modern novels) by Nkem Nwankwo67
The Voice by Gabriel Okara68
Chief, the Honourable Minister by T. M. Aluko70
Nocturnes by Léopold Sédar Senghor71
Selected Poems by Tchicaya U. Tam'Si72
North African Writing by Len Ortzen73
Eating Chiefs: Lwo Culture from Lolwe to Malkal by Taban lo Liyong74
Myths & legends of the Swahili by Jan Knappert75
Interpreters by Wole Soyinka76
King Lazarus: A Novel by Mongo Beti77
Short African plays by Cosmo Pieterse78
Heirs to the Past by Driss Chraïbi79
From a Crooked Rib by Nuruddin Farah80
The challenge of nationhood: a collection of speeches and writings by Tom Mboya81
A few nights and days : a novel by Mbella Sonne Dipoko82
Myths and Legends of the Congo by Jan Knappert83
Beautiful Feathers by Cyprian Ekwensi84
Wand of Noble Wood by Onuora Nzekwu85
Agatha Moudio's Son by Francis Bebey86
The Poor Christ of Bomba by Mongo Beti88
Obasai and Other Plays by Yulisa Amadu Maddy89
Frantz Fanon's Uneven Ribs, with Poems, More and More by Taban lo Liyong90
Blade among the Boys by Onuora Nzekwu91
The Money-Order, with White Genesis by Ousmane Sembène92
A choice of flowers. Chaguo la maua: an anthology of Swahili love poetry by Jan Knappert93
Oil Man of Obange (African Writers Series) by John Munonye94
Poems from East Africa by David Cook96
The Trial of Christopher Okigbo (African Writers Series, 97) by Ali AlʾAmin Mazrui97
Bound to Violence by Yambo Ouologuem99
Girls at War by Chinua Achebe100
Maru by Bessie Head101
The edifice by Kole Omotoso102
Katchikali (Heinemann African Writers Series) by Lenrie Peters103
Will to Die (African Writers) by Can Themba104
The Outcasts (African Writers Series) by Bonnie Lubega105
French African Verse by John O. Reed106
Black and White in Love (African Writers) by Mbella Sonne Dipoko107
This Earth, My Brother by Kofi Awoonor108
Onitsha Market Literature (African Writers Series) by Emmanuel N. Obiechina109
An Ill-Fated People by Lawrence Vambe112
A Simple Lust; Selected Poems by Dennis Brutus115
Another Nigger Dead: Poems by Taban lo Liyong116
Fate of a Cockroach and Other Plays by Tawfiq Al-Hakim117
Ambiguous Adventure by Cheikh Hamidou Kane119
Beware Soul Brother by Chinua Achebe120
The Combat by Kole Omotoso122
No Easy Walk to Freedom by Nelson Mandela123
The Marabi Dance by Modikwe Dikobe124
The Thirteenth Sun by Daniachew Worku125
Concerto for an Exile by Syl Cheney-Coker126
Robben Island by D.M. Zwelonke128
Igbo Traditional Verse (African Writers Series) by Romanus N. Egudu129
His Worshipful Majesty (African Writers Series) by T. M. Aluko130
The Grass Is Singing by Doris Lessing131
Sir Apolo Kagwa Discovers Britain by Ham Mukasa133
African theatre; eight prize-winning plays for radio by Gwyneth Henderson134
Batouala by René Maran135
No Past, No Present, No Future by Yulisa Amadu Maddy137
The sudden return, and other plays by Martin Owusu138
The Future Leaders by Mwangi Ruheni139
Sunset in Biafra by Elechi Amadi140
Dead Roots by Arthur Nortje141
Tribal Scars and Other Stories by Ousmane Sembène142
Kill Me Quick by Meja Mwangi143
Carcase for Hounds by Meja Mwangi145
Jagua Nana by Cyprian Ekwensi146
The Horn of My Love by Okot P'Bitek147
A Question of Power by Bessie Head149
Secret lives, and other stories by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o150
A Dancer of Fortune by John Munonye153
Fragments by Ayi Kwei Armah154
Why Are We So Blest? by Ayi Kwei Armah155
The Minister's Daughter by Mwangi Ruheni156
Warrior King by Sahle Sellassie163
The Mourned One (African Writers) by Stanlake Samkange169
Poems of Black Africa by Wole Soyinka171
Restless City and Christmas Gold, With Other Stories (African Writers Series, No. 172) by Cyprian Ekwensi172
My Mercedes is bigger than yours by Nkem Nwankwo173
Xala by Ousmane Sembene175
Going Down River Road by Meja Mwangi176
Hill of fools by R. L. Peteni178
Perpetua and the Habit of Unhappiness by Mongo Beti181
The Collector of Treasures by Bessie Head182
The Fisherman's Invocation by Gabriel Okara183
Survive the Peace (African Writers) by Cyprian Ekwensi185
The Return: A novel of the Slave Trade in Africa by Yaw M. Boateng186
Year of the Uprising by Stanlake Samkange190
The Trial of Dedan Kimathi by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o191
Anthology of Swahili poetry by Ali Jahadmy192
Hare and Hornbill by Okot P'Bitek193
The Healers by Ayi Kwei Armah194
Bridge to a Wedding by John Munonye195
Unity and Struggle: Speeches and Writings of Amilcar Cabral by Basil Davidson198
Devil on the Cross by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o200
Mhudi by Sol T. Plaatje201
The Real Life of Domingos Xavier by Luandino Viera202
The Journey Within (African Writers Series ; 206) by I.N.C. Aniebo206
The House of Hunger by Dambudzo Marechera207
The Slave by Elechi Amadi210
Toads of War (African Writers Series) by Eddie Iroh213
Remember Ruben by Mongo Beti214
I Write What I Like: Selected Writings by Steve Biko217
Two Thousand Seasons by Ayi Kwei Armah218
Serowe: Village of the Rain-Wind (African Writers Series) by Bessie Head220
The Graveyard Also Has Teeth: With Concerto for an Exile: Poems by Syl Cheney-Coker221
South African People's Plays: Ons Phola Hi (African Writers Series) by Robert M. Kavanagh224
Children of the Alley by Naguib Mahfouz225
Sweet and Sour Milk by Nuruddin Farah226
Chaka by Thomas Mofolo229
Poets to the People: South African Freedom Poems (African Writers Series) by Barry Fienberg230
The White Man of God (African Writers Series) by Kenjo Wan Jumbam231
Anthem of the Decades: A Zulu Epic (African Writers Series) by Mazisi Kunene234
Of Chameleons and Gods by Jack Mapanje236
Black Sunlight by Dambudzo Marechera237
Selected Poetry by Lenrie Peters238
The Slums (African Writers Series) by Thomas Akare241
I Will Marry When I Want by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o246
So Long a Letter by Mariama Bâ248
The Last of the Empire: A Senegalese Novel by Ousmane Sembène250
Sardines by Nuruddin Farah252
Of Wives, Talismans and the Dead by I.N.C. Aniebo253
Stories from Central & Southern Africa (African Writers Series) by Paul A. Scanlon254
Unwinding Threads: Writing by Women in Africa by Charlotte Bruner256
And Night Fell: Memoirs of a Political Prisoner in South Africa by Molefe Pheto258
Harvest of Our Dreams (African writers series) by Kofi Anyidoho261
The Seasons of Thomas Tebo by John Nagenda262
To Every Birth Its Blood by Mongane Serote263
Muntu (African Writers Series) by Joe De Graft264
Song of Lawino / Song of Ocol by Okot P'Bitek266
A ride on the whirlwind by Sydney Sipho Sepamla268
African Short Stories by Chinua Achebe270
Distant View of a Minaret and Other Stories by Alifa Rifaat271
Estrangement by Elechi Amadi272
A Squatter's Tale by Ike Oguine273