The Girl with the Louding Voice

The Girl with the Louding VoiceA powerful, emotional debut novel told in the unforgettable voice of a young Nigerian woman who is trapped in a life of servitude but determined to fight for her dreams and choose her own future Adunni is a fourteen year old Nigerian girl who knows what she wants an education This, her mother has


GirlGirl , Edna O Brien s hotly anticipated new novel, envisages the lives of the Boko Haram girls in a masterpiece of violence and tenderness I was a girl once, but not any So begins Girl, Edna O Brien s harrowing portrayal of the young women abducted by Boko Haram Set in the deep countryside

Stay with Me

Stay with MeThis celebrated, unforgettable first novel, shortlisted for the prestigious Women s Prize for Fiction and set in Nigeria, gives voice to both husband and wife as they tell the story of their marriage and the forces that threaten to tear it apart Yejide and Akin have been married since they met and


FreshwaterAn extraordinary debut novel, Freshwater explores the surreal experience of having a fractured self It centers around a young Nigerian woman, Ada, who develops separate selves within her as a result of being born with one foot on the other side Unsettling, heartwrenching, dark, and powerful,

Rosewater (The Wormwood Trilogy, #1)

Rosewater (The Wormwood Trilogy, #1)Tade Thompson s Rosewater is the start of an award winning, cutting edge trilogy set in Nigeria, by one of science fiction s most engaging new voices Rosewater is a town on the edge A community formed around the edges of a mysterious alien biodome, its residents comprise the hopeful, the hungry

An Orchestra of Minorities

An Orchestra of MinoritiesA heart breaking and mythic story about a Nigerian poultry farmer who sacrifices everything to win the woman he loves, by Man Booker Finalist and author of The Fishermen, Chigozie Obioma A contemporary twist on the Odyssey, An Orchestra of Minorities is narrated by the chi, or spirit of a young

Ordinary People

Ordinary PeopleYou can take a leap, do something off the wall, something reckless It s your last chance, and most people miss it South London, 2008 Two couples find themselves at a moment of reckoning, on the brink of acceptance or revolution Melissa has a new baby and doesn t want to let it change her but,


LaGuardiaFrom Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy Award Winner Nnedi Okorafor Who Fears Death, Binti, Akata series comes Laguardia Set in an alternative world where aliens have come to Earth and integrated with society, LaGuardia revolves around a pregnant Nigerian American doctor, Future Nwafor Chukwuebuka,

The Fishermen

The FishermenShortlisted for the Man Booker Prize Astonishing remarkable, mythic Alice Walker, author of The Color Purple Impressive and beautifully imagined EconomistIn a small town in western Nigeria, four young brothers take advantage of their strict father s absence from home to go fishing at a