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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 8 books in this booklist

  • Cover image of book House of Stone by Novuyo Rosa Tshuma
    House of Stone - by Novuyo Rosa Tshuma

    £14.99   hardback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781786493163 | ISBN 10: 1786493160

    Bukhosi has gone missing. His father, Abed, and his mother, Agnes, cling to the hope that he has run away, rather than been murdered by government thugs. Only the lodger seems to have any idea. Zamani has lived in the spare room for years now. Quiet, ... more

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  • Cover image of book Rotten Row by Petina Gappah
    Rotten Row - by Petina Gappah

    £8.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780571324194 | ISBN 10: 0571324193

    It is just after nine o’clock in the morning. Gidza will die in exactly forty-three minutes and thirteen seconds.  ‘Rotten Row’ is the Criminal Division of Harare, and the courts and the unfortunates who pass through them are the subjects ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Maestro, The Magistrate & The Mathematician by Tendai Huchu
    The Maestro, The Magistrate & The Mathematician - by Tendai Huchu

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781910409985 | ISBN 10: 1910409987

    Three very different men struggle with thoughts of belonging, loss, identity and love as they attempt to find a place for themselves in Britain.   The Magistrate tries to create new memories and roots, fusing a wandering exploration of Edinbu ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Book of Memory by Petina Gappah
    The Book of Memory - by Petina Gappah

    £14.99   hardback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780571296842 | ISBN 10: 057129684x

    The story you have asked me to tell begins not with the ignominious ugliness of Lloyd's death but on a long-ago day in April when the sun seared my blistered face and I was nine years old and my father and mother sold me to a strange man. I say my fa ... more

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  • Cover image of book Harare North by Brian Chikwava
    Harare North - by Brian Chikwava

    £8.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780099526759 | ISBN 10: 0099526751

    When he lands in Harare North, our unnamed protagonist carries nothing but a cardboard suitcase full of memories and an email address for his childhood friend, Shingi. Finessing his way through immigration, he spends a few restless weeks as the very ... more

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  • Cover image of book An Elegy for Easterly by Petina Gappah
    An Elegy for Easterly - by Petina Gappah

    £8.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780571246946 | ISBN 10: 057124694x

    A woman in a township in Zimbabwe is surrounded by throngs of dusty children but longs for a baby of her own; an old man finds that his job making coffins at No Matter Funeral Parlour brings unexpected riches; a politicians widow quietly stands by a ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Voluptuous Delights of Peanut Butter and Jam by Lauren Liebenberg
    The Voluptuous Delights of Peanut Butter and Jam - by Lauren Liebenberg

    £8.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781844084685 | ISBN 10: 184408468x

    Shortlisted for the Orange Prize for New Writers.  Nyree and Cia live on a remote farm in the east of what was Rhodesia in the late 1970s. Beneath the dripping vines of the Vumba rainforest, and under the tutelage of their heretical grandfath ... more

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  • Cover image of book Can We Talk and Other Stories by Shimmer Chinodya
    Can We Talk and Other Stories - by Shimmer Chinodya

    £10.20   paperback   (2001) - ISBN 13: 9780435912055 | ISBN 10: 0435912054

    A collection of Zimbabwean stories following the transition from childhood to adult life. Youthful desires for prosperity, love and a purpose in life are undermined for Chinodya's characters as they grow up. The disappointments they face reflect a wi ... more

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