#20BooksFor2020 , hosted by lavidaenquotes

by a female author from Africa
All books added to this prompt

Transcendent Kingdom

Yaa Gyasi

fiction contemporary
challenging reflective sad medium-paced

288 pages | first published 2020

Under the Udala Trees

Chinelo Okparanta

fiction historical lgbtqia+
challenging emotional medium-paced

328 pages | first published 2015

Girl, Woman, Other

Bernardine Evaristo

fiction contemporary lgbtqia+ literary short stories
emotional hopeful reflective medium-paced

464 pages | first published 2019

Zikora

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

fiction short stories
emotional hopeful reflective fast-paced

35 pages | first published 2020

The Night Masquerade

Binti #3

Nnedi Okorafor

fiction fantasy science fiction
adventurous fast-paced

208 pages | first published 2018

Home

Binti #2

Nnedi Okorafor

fiction fantasy science fiction
adventurous challenging emotional fast-paced

176 pages | first published 2017

Freshwater

Akwaeke Emezi

fiction literary
challenging dark mysterious slow-paced

229 pages | first published 2018

Homegoing

Yaa Gyasi

fiction historical
adventurous emotional hopeful reflective sad medium-paced

320 pages | first published 2016

Binti

Binti #1

Nnedi Okorafor

fiction science fiction
adventurous challenging fast-paced

96 pages | first published 2015

The Hate U Give

Angie Thomas

fiction contemporary young adult
dark emotional informative medium-paced

444 pages | first published 2017