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The Whistler

Pub Date : 2008-01 | Author : Ondjaki | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105131718590
ISBN 13 :

Arriving in a small village, a dishevled man seeks refuge in a church and commences to use his whistling to shift emotions and perceptions of the villagers...


Good Morning Comrades

Pub Date : 2008-03-15 | Author : Ondjaki | Publisher : Biblioasis

ISBN 10 : 9781926845692
ISBN 13 : 1926845692

Luanda, Angola, 1990. Ndalu is a normal twelve-year old boy in an extraordinary time and place. Like his friends, he enjoys laughing at his teachers, avoiding homework and telling ..


Granma Nineteen And The Soviet S Secret

Pub Date : 2014-04-10 | Author : Ondjaki | Publisher : Biblioasis

ISBN 10 : 9781927428665
ISBN 13 : 1927428661

BY THE WINNER OF THE 2013 JOSÉ SARAMAGO PRIZE AN AFRICA39/UNESCO CITY OF LITERATURE 2014 TOP AFRICAN WRITER UNDER 40 A GUARDIAN TOP FIVE AFRICAN WRITER, 2012 WINNER OF THE GRINZAN..


Contemporary World Fiction

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Juris Dilevko | Publisher : ABC-CLIO

ISBN 10 : 9781591583530
ISBN 13 : 1591583535

This much-needed guide to translated literature offers readers the opportunity to hear from, learn about, and perhaps better understand our shrinking world from the perspective of ..



Angola

Pub Date : 2013 | Author : Mike Stead | Publisher : Bradt Travel Guides

ISBN 10 : 9781841624433
ISBN 13 : 1841624438

Angola is changing at a rapid pace. This new edition reflects the continued resurgence of tourism following years of conflict. While no city comes close to matching Luanda for shee..


The World Between Two Covers Reading The Globe

Pub Date : 2015-05-04 | Author : Ann Morgan | Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company

ISBN 10 : 9781631490682
ISBN 13 : 1631490680

A beguiling exploration of the joys of reading across boundaries, inspired by the author’s year-long journey through a book from every country. Ann Morgan writes in the opening o..