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AFRICAN WRITERS SERIES

  1. A cowrie of hope

    "These were the nineties," reflects the narrator of "A Cowrie of Hope," and for the young widow Nasula they are years of relentless economic hardship and privation. She dreams of a better life for her beautiful daughter, Sula, free from poverty and independent of marriage. Learn More

    ₦650.00
  2. A woman alone (bessie head)

    'I need a quiet backwater and a sense of living as though I am barely alive on the earth, treading a small, careful pathway through life.' A Woman Alone is a collection of autobiographical writings, sketches and essays which covers the entire span of Bessie Head's creative life, up to her death in 1986 at the age of 49. Learn More

    ₦650.00
  3. BESSIE HEAD TALES OF TENDERNESS & POWER

    BESSIE HEAD TALES OF TENDERNESS & POWER Learn More

    ₦650.00
  4. Bessie head-maru

    Maru is the moving tale of an orphaned Masarwa girl who goes to teach in a remote village in Botswana where her own people are kept as slaves. Her presence polarises a community which does not see Masarwa people as human, and condemns her to the lonely life of an outcast. Learn More

    ₦650.00
  5. MATIGARI

    A moral fable in which Martigari, a freedom fighter, emerges from the forest in the political dawn of post-independence Kenya. Learn More

    ₦650.00
  6. NEIGHBOURS THE STORY OF A MURDER

    Set in three households in Maputo, this is the story of how a South African conspiracy to infiltrate and destabilize Mozambique creates tragedy for ordinary people. Learn More

    ₦650.00
  7. The chattering wagtails of mikuyu prison

    Only now, with freedom, can Jack Mapanje speak of his harrowing ordeal in Mikuyu Prison, where 'desperate voices of fractured souls' clamour to be heard. In poems of uncommon power and unflinching description Mapanje condemns a brutal regime. Learn More

    ₦2,574.50
  8. The New Tribe

    "The New Tribe" tells the story of Chester's long search for his true identity, and the challenges he faces as a black child in a white family. Learn More

    ₦650.00
  9. Things Fall Apart

    "Things Fall Apart" tells two intertwining stories, both centering on Okonkwo, a "strong man" of an Ibo village in Nigeria. Learn More

    ₦650.00