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Books about Africa

Africa: Altered States, Ordinary Miracles – Richard Dowden

An African Love Story: Love, Life and Elephants – Daphne Sheldrick

A Good Man in Africa – William Boyd

Around Africa on my Bike & Around Madagascar on My Kayak – Riaan Manser

Born Free – Joy Adamson

Dark Star Safaris – Paul Theroux

Gorillas in the Mist – Dian Fossey

Green Hills of Africa – Ernest Hemingway

I Dreamed of Africa – Kuki Gallmann

Jock of the Bushveld – Percy Fitzpatrick

Lonely Planet Tanzania – Mary Fitzpatrick

Long Walk to Freedom – Nelson Mandela

Long Way Down: An Epic Journey by Motorcycle from Scotland to South Africa – Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman

Mukiwa: A White Boy in Africa – Peter Godwin

My Life in the Bush of Ghosts – Amos Tutuola

Nigerians in Space – Deji Olukotun

Out of Africa – Isak Dinesen (Karen Blixen)

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind – William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer

The Elephant Whisperer – Lawrence Anthony

The Flame Trees of Thika – Elspeth Huxley

The Moor’s Account – Laila Lalami

Things Fall Apart – Chinua Achebe

Traveller To The East – Thomas Mofolo