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28 Stories of AIDS in Africa

28 Stories of AIDS in Africa  |  Book Reviews
The book documents the ‘stories’ of 28 people from across Africa of how they became infected with HIV and their lives afte...

A Fine Balance

A Fine Balance  |  Book Reviews
Critics have lauded this book as one of the greatest novels of the late 20th century. Set in Bombay (now Mumbai) the novel addresses India's...

A Sunday by the Pool in Kigali

A Sunday by the Pool in Kigali  |  Book Reviews
This book is a love story told amid the backdrop of the world’s largest genocide in recent times. The Rwandan genocide took place over...

Adventures of Riley: Polar Bear Puzzle

Adventures of Riley: Polar Bear Puzzle  |  Book Reviews
Welcome to the polar bear capital of the world!’ Young Riley visits his uncle Max to experience yet another exciting ...

Allah is not Obliged

Allah is not Obliged  |  Book Reviews
‘Allah is not obliged to be fair about the things he does on earth.’ These are the words from the young boy in Ahmadou Kourouma&...

Burger's Daughter

Burger's Daughter  |  Book Reviews
Set in South Africa during the apartheid regime, this novel is about the beginning of a young white woman's political consciousness....

Country of My Skull

Country of My Skull  |  Book Reviews
The Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) in South Africa oversaw three committees dealing with human rights violations, reparations and...

Disgrace

Disgrace  |  Book Reviews
This Booker Prize winning novel set in post-apartheid South Africa, is about redemption, the shift in political power and the problems cause...

Do They Hear You When You Cry

Do They Hear You When You Cry  |  Book Reviews
The 17-year-old Fauziya Kassindja made headlines in 1996 when she was the first female to be granted asylum in the US on the grounds of her ...

Don't Let's Go To The Dogs Tonight

Don't Let's Go To The Dogs Tonight  |  Book Reviews
Alexander Fuller's much-talked-about memoir records her childhood in war-torn Africa, with a focus on the difficult relationships between se...

 
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