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Ten years of the Caine Prize for African writing

Author: Chris Brazier
Publisher: Oxford : New Internationalist, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Celebrating the 10th aniiversary of the Caine Prize For African Writing, often referred to as the 'African Booker Prize', this book showcases all 10 of the winning stories, which have emerged from Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Sudan, Uganda and Zimbabwe."--Page 4 of cover.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Brazier
ISBN: 9781906523244 190652324X
OCLC Number: 373484141
Awards: Caine Prize for African writing.
Description: 205 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The ultimate safari / Nadine Gordimer --
Nietverloren / J.M. Coetzee --
Incidents at the shrine / Ben Okri --
The museum / Leila Aboulela --
Love poems / Helon Habila --
Discovering home / Binyavanga Wainaina --
Weight of whispers / Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor --
Seventh Street alchemy / Brian Chikwava --
Monday morning / Segun Afolabi --
Jungfrau / Mary Watson --
Jambula tree / Monica Arac de Nyeko --
Poison / Henrietta Rose-Innes --
Waiting / EC Osondu --
An emissary / Nadine Gordimer.
Other Titles: 10 years of the Caine Prize for African Writing
Responsibility: [edited by Chris Brazier].

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The Caine Prize for African Writing is named in memory of the late Sir Michael Caine, former Chairman of Booker plc. This title includes 10 stories that won literary prize for African fiction.  Read more...

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