Central Africa

Our Lady of the Nile

Our Lady of the Nile

$19.99
Translated by Melanie MauthnerIntroducing Scholastique Mukasonga: a major international author and her brilliant and award-winning first novel.Parents send their daughters to Our Lady of the Nile to be molded into...
The Selfless Act of Breathing

The Selfless Act of Breathing

$22.99
A heartbreaking, lyrical story for all of those who have fantasised about escaping their daily lives and starting over.Michael Kabongo is a British-Congolese teacher living in London on the cusp...
Walking on Cowrie Shells

Walking on Cowrie Shells

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A virtuosic debut collection that roves across genres and styles, by a finalist for the Caine Prize.In her powerful, genre-bending debut story collection, Nana Nkweti’s virtuosity is on full display...
African Europeans

African Europeans

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An Untold HistoryA Guardian Best Book of 2020Renowned historian Olivette Otele uncovers the untold history of Europeans of African descent, from Saint Maurice who became the leader of a Roman...
Everfair

Everfair

$29.99
Now with a beautiful new cover and a foreward from award-winning author Cadwell Turnbull.In this re-imagining of Belgium's disastrous colonization of the Congo, African American missionaries join forces with British...
Shades of Black

Shades of Black

$24.99
Translated by Gila WalkerOne might say that the womb of death — the Middle Passage, slavery, and colonisation — gave birth to Black populations. Taking this observation as her point...
Die Walking

Die Walking

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In the spirit of Night by Elie Wiesel, Die Walking is the memoir of a Rwandan boy escaping genocide.In 1994, Obadiah was the thirteen-year-old son of a Hutu pastor dreaming...
How Beautiful We Were

How Beautiful We Were

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From the author of the New York Times bestseller Behold the Dreamers, comes a sweeping story about the collision of a small African village and an American oil company.Set in...
The Power of Women

The Power of Women

$22.99
Nobel laureate, world-renowned doctor and human rights activist, Dr Mukwege has dedicated his life to caring for victims of sexual violence. Over the past two decades living and working in...
Jali

Jali

$35.00
Comedian Oliver Twist was four years old when he and his family fled the aftermath of genocide in Rwanda for Malawi, their exile for the next fourteen years.Twist has turned...
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The Impatient: A Novel

$36.99
A powerful, heartrending, and insightful novel of a trio of women in Cameroon who dare to rebel against oppressive, long-held cultural traditions—including polygamy and domestic abuse—that define and limit their...
Prize Fighter

Prize Fighter

$29.99
A Congolese refugee getting by in the Australian suburbs, Isa has a background that seems unimaginable in his new country - a childhood as a boy soldier. Now, Isa's a...
The Death of Comrade President

The Death of Comrade President

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A poignant tale of family and revolution in postcolonial Africa, from one of the continent's greatest living novelists.In Pointe-Noire, in the small neighbourhood of Voungou, on the family plot where...
The Barefoot Woman

The Barefoot Woman

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Translated by Melanie MauthnerFrom the author of the critically acclaimed novel Our Lady of the Nile, a haunting, delicately wrought work of non-fiction, memorialising a lost childhood, community and way...
All Your Children, Scattered

All Your Children, Scattered

$29.99
Winner of the Prix Ethiophile, the Prix des racines et des mots, and the Prix des cinq continents de la francophonieAN AWARD WINNING NOVEL FOLLOWING THREE GENERATIONS TORN APART BY...
A Trail of Crab Tracks

A Trail of Crab Tracks

$32.99
The award-winning author Patrice Nganang chronicles the fight for Cameroonian independence through the story of a father’s love for his family and his land and of the long-silenced secrets of...
Cobalt Red

Cobalt Red

$46.99
How the Blood of the Congo Powers Our LlivesAn unflinching investigation reveals the human rights abuses behind the Congo’s cobalt mining operation — and the moral implications that affect us...