Reading Africa

via BrownGirl: This is a perpetual challenge to read at least one book relative by author and/ or setting to each of Africa’s countries. This challenge is open to everyone whether you want to go for every country or just a few. If you’d like to join in, simply add your link to each book to the Mr. Linky at the bottom of the challenge page. If anyone has comments or questions, share them here on the original post for this challenge.

Wikipedia list of African writers by country

Algeria

  • To read: Century of Locusts by Malika Mokeddem
  • To read: My Men by Malika Mokeddem

Angola

Benin

Botswana

Burkina Faso

Burundi

Cameroon

Cape Verde

Central African Rep

Chad

Congo

Dem. Rep. Congo (Zaire)

Djibouti

Egypt

Equatorial Guinea

Eritrea

Ethiopia

Gabon

Gambia

  • To read: Reading the Ceiling by Dayo Forster

Ghana

Guinea Bissau

Guinea

Ivory Coast

  • To read: Aya series by Marguerite Abouet

Kenya

Lesotho

Liberia

Libya

Madagascar

Malawi

Mali

Mauritania

Mauritius

Morocco

Mozambique

Namibia

Niger

Nigeria

  • To read: Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • To read: The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives by Lola Shoneyin

Reunion

Rwanda

São Tomé and Principe

Senegal

Seychelles

Sierra Leone

Somalia

South Africa

Sudan

  • To read: The Wedding of Zein by Tayeb Salih

Swaziland

Tanzania

Togo

Tunisia

Uganda

Western Sahara

Zambia

Zanzibar

Zimbabwe

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