The Latest from African Books Collective

African Books Collective is now operating fully independently in North America. Put more money into the pockets of African publishers by ordering online at Checkout in North America is by PayPal and throughout the rest of the world by Google Checkout. More information on how to order including shipping costs and delivery times can be found here:

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ABC is pleased to welcome a new publisher this month. Always Be Tolerant Organization (ABETO), Uganda was established and registered as a Non-Governmental Organisation in June 1996. The inspiration was in pursuit of the Commonwealth conference resolution to embrace tolerance:

Lauri Kubuitsile’s short story ‘In the spirit of McPhineas Lata’ from The Bed Book of Short Stories published by  Modjaji Books has been shortlisted for the Caine Prize for African Writing. The collection is available from ABC and as an ebook from Into-eBooks. Congratulations to Lauri Kubuitsile and Modjaji Books

Some other highlights this month are:

Identity Meets Nationality: Voices from the Humanities. Edited by Nana Aba Appiah Amfo, Jemima A. Anderson and Helen Lauer

Managing a Changing Climate in Africa: Local Level Vulnerabilities and Adaptation Experiences, Pius Zebhe Yanda and Chipo Plaxedes Mubaya

Reclaiming the L-Word: Sappho’s Daughters out in Africa. Edited by Alleyn Diesel

This September Sun, by Bryony Rheam

Best wishes from African Books Collective


One response to “The Latest from African Books Collective

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