Tram 83, the Congolese novel


Once in a while  the debut of a novelist causes a stir. This happened with the novel Tram 83 written by the Congolese writer Fiston Mwanza Mujila. The story is set in a bar, and in the bar we meet all kinds of people who are a comment on presentday society and how people come … Continue reading Tram 83, the Congolese novel

Why Algerian author Zehira Houfani quit writing detective novels


Zehira Houfani was born in a small village in the North African country Algeria. She wrote and writes, she left Algeria and moved to Canada, and she kept on writing. Does she keep up with her detectives or has she decided to quit this kind of novel. Read for an answer here.