Books tagged: african novels

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Summarized & Analyzed: "Waiting for the Barbarians"
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,180. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2017 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The book includes introduction, plot overview, analysis of major characters, complete summary, and critical analysis. It is not the original text of the novel. It is a study aids book for students and teachers.
Summarized & Analyzed "We Need New Names"
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,870. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The story opens in Zimbabwe. Darling happens to be ten years old at the beginning of the novel. She finds it difficult to navigate a world of degradation and chaos with her friends. In the later part of the novel, she is a teenager in the Midwest United States.
Literature Help: A Grain of Wheat
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,580. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The stories take place during the time of emergency when Kenya was on the verge of attaining independence from the British colonial rule.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Joys of Motherhood
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,900. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
This tragic story revolves around Ngu-Ego, the daughter of Nwokocha Agbadi and Ona. Ngu-Ego’s mother, Ona, also had a bad fate with childbearing.
Literature Help: Changes: A Love Story
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Urban
The story of the novel revolves around a certain period in the life of an African woman. Having divorced her first husband, she enters a polygamist marriage.
Literature Companion: Nervous Conditions
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 92 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 277. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Tsitsi Dangarembga is one of the few Zimbabwean writers who have found their distinct place in the world literature scenario. Having spent most of her childhood in England, Tsitsi went back to Africa and completed her higher studies there.
Literature Help: Weep Not, Child
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 70 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 248. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The book has been specifically written to describe the Mau Mau Uprising in Africa. The novel also describes how an entire people had to face the astonishing dispossession of their ancestral land.
Quick Guide: King Solomon's Mines
Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 11 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 15 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
The story revolves around a group of explorers and adventurers who were searching an unexplored region of Africa. Allan Quatermain was the leader of the group. They were searching that region for the missing brother of one of the party.
Ready Reference Treatise: No Longer at Ease
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 40 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 61. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Alternative history
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.