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List of African Writers Books

List of Ngugi Wa Thiongo’s Books
  • Wrestling with the Devil: A Prison Memoir, 2018
  • Birth of a Dream Weaver: A Memoir of a Writer’s Awakening, 2016
  • Secure the Base, 2016
  • In the Name of the Mother: Reflections on Writers and Empire, 2013
  • In the House of the Interpreter: A Memoir, 2012
  • Globalectics: Theory and the Politics of Knowing, 2012
  • Dreams in a Time of War: A Childhood Memoir, 2010
  • Something Torn and New: An African Renaissance, 2009
  • Wizard of the Crow, 2006
  • Mũrogi wa Kagogo (Wizard of the Crow), 2004
  • Penpoints, Gunpoints and Dreams: The Performance of Literature and Power in Post-Colonial Africa, 1998
  • Moving the Centre: The Struggle for Cultural Freedom, 1993
  • Njamba Nene’s Pistol (Bathitoora ya Njamba Nene), 1990 (children’s book)
  • Matigari (English translation), 1989
  • Njamba Nene and the Cruel Chief (Njamba Nene na Chibu King’ang’i), 1988 (children’s book)
  • Matigari ma Njiruungi, 1986
  • Njamba Nene and the Flying Bus (Njamba Nene na Mbaathi i Mathagu), 1986 (children’s book)
  • Writing against Neo-Colonialism, 1986
  • Decolonising the Mind: The Politics of Language in African Literature, 1986
  • Barrel of a Pen: Resistance to Repression in Neo-Colonial Kenya, 1983
  • Devil on the Cross (English translation), 1982
  • Detained: A Writer’s Prison Diary, 1981
  • Education for a National Culture, 1981
  • Writers in Politics: Essays , 1981
  • Caitaani mutharaba-Ini (Devil on the Cross), 1980
  • Petals of Blood, 1977
  • I Will Marry When I Want (Ngaahika Ndeenda: Ithaako ria ngerekano), 1977 (play; with Ngugi wa Mirii)
  • The Trial of Dedan Kimathi, 1976, (play; with Micere Githae Mugo and Njaka)
  • Secret Lives, and Other Stories, 1976
  • A Meeting in the Dark, 1974
  • Homecoming: Essays on African and Caribbean Literature, Culture, and Politics, 1972
  • This Time Tomorrow (three plays), c. 1970
  • The Black Hermit, 1968
  • A Grain of Wheat, 1967
  • The River Between, 1965
  • Weep Not, Child, 1964
List of Ngugi Wa Thiongo’s Books
  • Things Fall Apart, 1958
  • No Longer at Ease, 1960
  • The Sacrificial Egg and Other Stories, 1962
  • Arrow of God, 1964
  • A Man of the People, 1966
  • Chike and the River, 1966
  • Beware, Soul-Brother, and Other Poems, 1971
  • How the Leopard Got His Claws (with John Iroaganachi), 1972
  • Girls at War, 1973
  • Christmas at Biafra, and Other Poems, 1973
  • Morning Yet on Creation Day, 1975
  • The Flute, 1975
  • The Drum, 1978
  • Don’t Let Him Die: An Anthology of Memorial Poems for Christofer Okigbo (editor with Dubem Okafor), 1978
  • Aka Weta: An Anthology of Igbo Poetry (co-editor), 1982
  • The Trouble With Nigeria, 1984
  • African Short Stories, 1984
  • Anthills of the Savannah, 1988
  • Hopes and Impediments, 1988