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A thought provoking read on a controversial South African political figure. I'm still getting through it though!

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie - an amazing African writer. Author of Purple Hibiscus, Half of a Yellow Sun and short stories titled: That Thing around Your Neck. If you love African literature, or even if you have never read it before....this is the lady to read!

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Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart (1958), as the most widely read book in contemporary African literature, focuses on the clash of colonialism, Christianity, and native African culture

"The Help is a 2009 novel by American author Kathryn Stockett. The story is about African American maids working in white households in Jackson, Mississippi, during the early 1960s." --- I have read this book, and soon after, watched the movie when it first came out in August of 2011. What a great read, I highly recommend this book, and movie!

I never expected to fall in love with African literature, but this is beyond words amazing.

Chinua Achebe, 80, Nigerian, Novelist. Author of the famous novel ‘Things Fall Apart’ which is the most widely read book in modern African Literature.

Bestseller Books Online Decolonising the Mind: The Politics of Language in African Literature (Studies in African Literature Series) Ngugi Wa Thiongo $22.69 - www.ebooknetworki...

sweet summer bliss... reading books all day long :)

Such a lovely book full of things to think about. Quick to read too as it's only about 100 pages. Mitch Albom has a wonderful style of writing.