Nigeria’s literary industry has undergone a renaissance in recent years as new voices have emerged onto the scene. The national love of reading has even spurred a demand for cheaper, pirated copies of popular books.
She launched to fame with "Dragon Rider" in 1997 and has since become one of Germany's most successful authors. In an interview with DW, star kids' author Cornelia Funke spoke about why words can be challenging.
Nigeria's army has revoked a ban on UNICEF imposed after claiming it held workshops to train spies for Boko Haram. The group's Islamist insurgency has killed over 27,000 people since 2009 and left 1.8 million homeless.
We've compiled this list of online links to direct you to the publishers of out must-read books, where you can purchase them.
On December 11, the Nobel laureate and last great giant of Russian literature would have turned 100. Critic Victor Yerofeyev says despite a grave error late in life, the genius of Alexander Solzhenitsyn is eternal.
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