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  • My Sister, the Serial Killer
    Oyinkan Braithwaite
    Paperback: 07/30/2019
     
    A short, darkly funny, hand grenade of a novel about a Nigerian woman whose younger sister has a very ...
  • The Parking Lot Attendant: A Novel
    Nafkote Tamirat
    Hardcover: 03/13/2018
     
    A mesmerizing, indelible coming-of-age story about a girl in Boston's tightly-knit Ethiopian community who ...
  • Kintu
    Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi
    Paperback: 05/16/2017
     
    First published in Kenya in 2014 to critical and popular acclaim, Kintu is a modern classic, a multilayered ...
  • Homegoing
    Yaa Gyasi
    Paperback: 05/02/2017
     
    Winner of the 2016 BookBrowse Debut Novel Award

    A novel of breathtaking sweep and emotional power that traces...
  • Under the Udala Trees
    Chinelo Okparanta
    Paperback: 09/20/2016
     
    Inspired by Nigeria's folktales and its war, Under the Udala Trees is a deeply searching, powerful ...
  • This House Is Not for Sale
    E.C. Osondu
    Paperback: 02/02/2016
     
    A vivid, fully imagined portrait of an extraordinary African family and the house that holds them together.
  • We Need New Names: A Novel
    NoViolet Bulawayo
    Paperback: 05/20/2014
     
    Darling is only 10 years old, and yet she must navigate a fragile and violent world. But Darling has a chance ...

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