What about Amos? This writer who lived in the previous century had his own voice and he wrote in his own style with his own accents. What is his heritage? Read this article to find out more about the old master.
Here is one of those lists. For those who start their journey into African Literature a list like this one can be helpful. Some books are recent, some have aged. Mainly from South and West Africa, with one exception: a book with Moroccon roots by a writer in the diaspora.
Miss Brittle takes us on a shortlist of mend-bending and mood-altering books. A nice varied selection. Old and new, from different languages. Nothing from the North, but still a nice variety.