best books of 2014

Here is another list of best books for the year 2014. This time the list is compiled by the journal of Wallstreet. A streetname dating back to the Dutch days of New Amsterdam, it was called Walstraat. There are other Dutch remnants in this New Yorkplace. Harlem is named after a the Dutch town Haarlem. Brooklyn used to be the Dutch village Breukelen. This shows the importance of knowing a bit about your history. That is what an African-rooted writer did when she wrote a novel that is listed with the 10 best fiction books, eventhough this book has quite a bit of nonfiction in it. 


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I enjoy reading about Africa. New books. Old books. By African writers. By non-African writers. Novel. History. Travel. Biographies. Autobiographies. Politics. Colonialism. Poetry.

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