Results for General Fiction + Adult Books From A Child's Perspective, set in Africa

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  • Amaryllis in Blueberry
    Christina Meldrum
    Paperback: 02/08/2011
     
    Amaryllis in Blueberry explores the complexity of human relationships through the haunting voices of Dick and ...
  • Say You're One of Them
    Uwem Akpan
    Paperback: 07/15/2009
     
    Uwem Akpan's stunning stories humanize the perils of poverty and violence so piercingly that few readers will ...
  • A Long Way Gone : Memoirs of a Boy Soldier
    Ishmael Beah
    Paperback: 08/05/2008
     
    The devastating story of war through the eyes of a child soldier. Beah tells how, at the age of twelve, he ...
  • In the Country of Men
    Hisham Matar
    Paperback: 02/12/2008
     
    In the Country of Men is a stunning depiction of a child confronted with the effects of Libyan strongman ...
  • 26a
    Diana Evans
    Paperback: 09/01/2006
     
    A hauntingly beautiful, wickedly funny and devastatingly moving novel of innocence and dreams.
  • The Icarus Girl
    Helen Oyeyemi
    Paperback: 04/11/2006
     
    Helen Oyeyemi draws on Nigerian mythology to present a strikingly original variation on a classic literary ...
  • The Children's War
    Monique Charlesworth
    Paperback: 09/13/2005
     
    Evokes wartime lives and places with astonishing immediacy and in an utterly unforgettable way, from the point...

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