Memoir

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  • In the Shadow of a Saint

    KES 1,890

    In late 1995, the little-known Ogoni region in Nigeria became a fable for our times. Ken Saro-Wiwa, a renowned poet…

  • In Borrowed Light

    KES 1,400

    Fourteen years after independence, the enduring childhood friendship of three women has carried them through times of violence and loss…

  • This Child Will Be Great

    KES 1,790

    In January 2006, after the Republic of Liberia had been racked by fourteen years of brutal civil conflict, Ellen Johnson…

  • I Dreamed of Africa

    KES 1,500

    ‘Often, at the hour of day when the savannah grass is streaked with silver, and pale gold rims the silhouettes…

  • The Devil That Danced on the Water

    KES 1,390

    Praised as “a shining example of what autobiography can be: harrowing, illuminating and thoughtful” (USA Today), Aminatta Forna’s intensely personal…

  • A Long Way Gone

    KES 1,400

    This is how wars are fought now: by children, hopped-up on drugs and wielding AK-47s. Children have become soldiers of…

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  • Never Look an American in the Eye

    KES 2,500

    The author of Foreign Gods, Inc. and Arrows of Rain tells his own immigrant’s tale, where what is lost in…

  • Soaring Like An Eagle

    KES 1,000

    You success depend on your attitude towards life. You are able to be what you want. You have the capacity…

    by George Wachiuri
  • Finally Exhumed

    KES 900

    When Benjamin Mavuti Kivuthi passed on and in Hospital for that matter nothing looked suspect.  Expectations of the society was…

  • Against All Odds

    KES 1,495

    AGAINST ALL ODDS: THE STORY OF STEPHEN KALONZO MUSYOKA, is tale of hope, courage, resilience, determination and faith. It is…

  • Known and Strange Things

    KES 1,650

    A blazingly intelligent first book of essays from the award-winning author of Open City and Every Day Is for the…

    by Teju Cole
  • Birth of a Dream Weaver: A Writer’s Awakening

    KES 1,900

    "Exquisite in its honesty and truth and resilience, and a necessary chronicle from one of the greatest writers of our…

    by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o