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The Mourned One, 1975, Stanlake Samkange ***
The Mourned one narrates the story of a young man who is condemned for allegedly raping a white woman in Rhodesia, today's Zimbabwe. Ndatshana is born a twin, separated from his brother after birth, saved and raised by a white missionary. Life is good until...
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Dance of the Jakaranda,2018, Peter Kimani ***
Dance of the Jakaranda narrates the story of the intertwined destinies of a white reverend, a British soldier, an Indian railway worker and a Masai king in today's Kenya before its independence from the British. A novel that questions the true identity of a...
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Horses of God, 2010, Mahi Binebine ****
Horses of God tells the story of a boy who lives in abject poverty and squalor in Morocco, falls into Islamic indoctrination and is convinced to carry out a jihad. This book actually is written in remembrance of the 2003 Casablanca bombing. One of the suici...
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New Release 2018
What books to watch out for in 2018   The Secrets Between Us is a sequel to The Space Between Us published in 2006 by Thrity Umrigar, I'd like to read. It will be published in June 2018 by Harper. The author of Nervous Condition has published again. She won...
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