Odafe Atogun

Abantu Book Festival organisers announce new additions to this year’s programme – including Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie!

Abantu Book Festival organisers have announced some additional international guests of this year’s event, namely Odafe Atogun, Lola Shoneyin and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. …

Read an excerpt from Wake Me When I’m Gone, the second novel by Nigerian author Odafe Atogun

The morning the letter arrived he was like a man in a shell, deaf to the voices in his head from a distant place, calling him, imploring him with old promises.

An unforgettable new voice: Don’t miss Wake Me When I’m Gone, the second novel from Odafe Atogun

The powerful second novel from Odafe Atogun, one of the most exciting new literary voices in contemporary African writing.

10 essential African novels, chosen by 5 African writers

We asked five novelists, each from a different African country and with a new novel out this spring, to select two of their favorite African novels. Here’s what each picked. Links to PW reviews are provided when available.