Bessie Head

20 books

A Woman Alone: Autobiographical Writings

Bessie Head, Craig MacKenzie

nonfiction essays memoir
challenging emotional reflective slow-paced

107 pages | first published 1990

Tales Of Tenderness And Power

Bessie Head

nonfiction short stories
challenging emotional reflective slow-paced

144 pages | first published 1991

The Collector of Treasures and Other Botswana Village Tales

Bessie Head

fiction short stories
emotional reflective slow-paced

109 pages | first published 1977

To Stir the Heart: Four African Stories

Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o, Bessie Head

fiction short stories
challenging reflective slow-paced

96 pages | first published 2007

A Question of Power

Bessie Head

fiction
emotional reflective slow-paced

206 pages | first published 1974

Call Me Woman

Ellen Kuzwayo, Bessie Head, Nadine Gordimer

nonfiction autobiography biography
emotional informative medium-paced

288 pages | first published 1985

God's spies: Stories in defiance of oppression

Reza Baraheni, Isaac Babel, Vladimir Nabokov, Anna Seghers, Ken Saro-Wiwa, Bessie Head, Wang Meng, Antonio Skármeta, Alberto Manguel, Sean O’Faolain

nonfiction short stories
dark informative reflective medium-paced

407 pages | first published 1999

Maru

Bessie Head

fiction
challenging emotional reflective slow-paced

127 pages | first published 1971