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  • The fever tree

    The fever tree2013

    by Jennifer McVeigh

    (6,255)

    Summary: South Africa, 1880. Frances Irvine, destitute in the wake of her father's sudden death, is forced to abandon her life of wealth and privilege in London and emigrate to the Cape. In this remote and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MCVEIGH

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Let the dead lie : a novel

    Let the dead lie : a novel2010

    by Malla Nunn

    Series: Detective Emmanuel Cooper Series

    (986)

    Summary: A stunning novel about murder, power, and a dangerous South African underworld. Cooper works undercover surveillance on the seedy Durban docks, but when a young boy is brutally murdered he must elude...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F NUNN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Blessed are the dead : a novel

    Blessed are the dead : a novel2012

    by Malla Nunn

    Series: Detective Emmanuel Cooper Series

    (827)

    Summary: "Emmanuel Cooper's life is finally back on track when a request comes from Colonel van Niekerk on the eve of his wedding and Cooper, with Shabalala, must report to the local police station in...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F NUNN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Present darkness : a novel

    Present darkness : a novel2014

    by Malla Nunn

    Series: Detective Emmanuel Cooper Series

    (577)

    Summary: "Five days before Christmas, Detective Sergeant Emmanuel Cooper sits at his desk at the Johannesburg major crimes squad, ready for his holiday in Mozambique. A call comes in: a respectable white...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F NUNN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Black Panther. Book 8, The intergalactic empire of Wakanda. Part three

    Black Panther. Book 8, The intergalactic empire of Wakanda. Part three2019

    by Ta-Nehisi Coates

    (246)

    Summary: Has T'Challa learned what it means to be king just in time to lose his kingdom? Weeks ago, the Black Panther disappeared on a mission into deep space, leaving behind his country, his family and the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL BLA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A beautiful place to die : a novel

    A beautiful place to die : a novel2009

    by Malla Nunn

    Series: Detective Emmanuel Cooper Series

    (3,082)

    Summary: Jacob's Rest, a tiny town on the border between South Africa and Mozambique, 1952. An Afrikaner police officer is found dead. Detective Emmanuel Cooper, an Englishman, begins investigating the murder...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F NUNN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The housemaid's daughter

    The housemaid's daughter2013

    by Barbara Mutch

    (4,134)

    Summary: "When Cathleen Harrington leaves her home in Ireland in 1919 to travel to South Africa, she knows that she does not love the man she is to marry there --her fiance Edward, whom she has not seen for...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MUTCH

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Out of darkness, shining light : (being a faithful account of the final years and earthly days of Doctor David Livingstone and his last journey from the interior to the coast of Africa, as narrated by his African companions, in three volumes) : a novel

    Out of darkness, shining light : (being a faithful account of the final years and earthly days of Doctor David Livingstone and his last journey from the interior to the coast of Africa, as narrated by his African companions, in three volumes) : a novel2019

    by Petina Gappah

    (1,522)

    Summary: "'This is how we carried out of Africa the poor broken body of Bwana Daudi, the Doctor, David Livingstone, so that he could be borne across the sea and buried in his own land.' So begins Petina...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F GAPPAH

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The laughing monsters

    The laughing monsters2014

    by Denis Johnson

    (3,655)

    Summary: "A literary spy thriller set in Africa, where an intelligence agent is caught up in a get rich quick scheme"-- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: F JOHNSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Say you're one of them

    Say you're one of them2009

    by Uwem Akpan

    (14,640)

    Summary: This collection of five stories set in various African countries reveals the harsh consequences for children of life in Africa.

    BOOK

    Call #: F AKPAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Bloodline : a Sigma Force novel

    Bloodline : a Sigma Force novel2012

    by James Rollins

    Series: Sigma Force Series

    (23,010)

    Summary: A yacht bearing a young American couple is attacked by Somali pirates, leading to bloodshed and the violent kidnapping of the pregnant woman on board. To aid in her rescue from the lawless and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ROLLINS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The camel bookmobile

    The camel bookmobile2007

    by Masha Hamilton

    (2,235)

    Summary: "Evocative, seamless, and haunting, The Camel Bookmobile is a powerful saga that challenges our fears of the unknown. It is a story that captures the riddles and calamities that often occur when two...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HAMILTON

    copies in: 1 of 16 details

  • Thirty girls

    Thirty girls2014

    by Susan Minot

    (2,403)

    Summary: Esther is a Ugandan teenager abducted by the Lord's Resistance Army in war-torn Africa and forced to witness and commit unspeakable atrocities, who is struggling to survive, to escape, and to find a...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MINOT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Crocodile Tears

    Crocodile Tears2010

    by Anthony Horowitz

    Series: Alex Rider Series

    (29,692)

    Summary: "Targeted by a hitman and under threat of his past being exposed by the media, Alex reluctantly turns to MI6. But their help doesn't come cheap: they need Alex to spy on the activities at a GM crop...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F HOROWITZ

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Tropic of night

    Tropic of night2009

    by Michael Gruber

    Series: Jimmy Paz Series

    (1,863)

    BOOK

    Call #: F GRUBER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The shell collector : stories

    The shell collector : stories2011

    by Anthony Doerr

    (10,545)

    Summary: In this astonishingly assured, exquisitely crafted debut collection, Anthony Doerr takes readers from the African coast to the suburbs of Ohio, from sideshow pageantry to harsh wilderness survival,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F DOERR

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Black Panther : a nation under our feet. Book 3

    Black Panther : a nation under our feet. Book 32017

    by Ta-Nehisi Coates

    Series: Black Panther (2016)

    (2,281)

    Summary: The full truth of the People's revolution - and the power players supporting it - has been revealed! Now, T'Challa must fight like never before for the fate of his nation - and one of his most...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL BLA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Black Panther : a nation under our feet. Book 1

    Black Panther : a nation under our feet. Book 12016

    by Ta-Nehisi Coates

    Series: Black Panther (2016)

    (11,945)

    Summary: "T'Challa confronts a dramatic upheaval in Wakanda that will make leading the African nation tougher than ever before. When a superhuman terrorist group calling itself The People sparks a violent...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL BLA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Black Panther : a nation under our feet. Book 2

    Black Panther : a nation under our feet. Book 22017

    by Ta-Nehisi Coates

    Series: Black Panther (2016)

    (3,283)

    Summary: "As Zenzi and the people poison Wakanda's citizens against the Black Panther, a cabal of nation-breakers is assembled. And Ayo and Aneka, the Midnight Angels, are courted by Tetu to help raise their...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL BLA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Broken pride

    Broken pride2017

    by Erin Hunter

    Series: Bravelands - #1

    (1,996)

    Summary: For generations, the animals of the African plains have followed a single rule: only kill to survive. But when an unthinkable act of betrayal shatters the peace, the fragile balance between predators...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F HUNTER

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Code of honor

    Code of honor2018

    by Erin Hunter

    Series: Bravelands - #2

    (1,036)

    Summary: After an act of betrayal rocks the Bravelands, baboon Thorn must find a way to confront treachery in his own troop, while elephant Sky searches for answers and lion Fearless contends with the usurper who conquered his father's pride.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F HUNTER

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Black Panther. World of Wakanda

    Black Panther. World of Wakanda2017

    by Roxane Gay

    (2,223)

    Summary: "You know them as the Midnight Angels, the breakout characters from Ta-Nehisi Coates' best-selling Black Panther. But before they became rebel leaders, they were just Ayo and Aneka - young women...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL BLA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Black Panther : the young prince

    Black Panther : the young prince2018

    by Ronald L. Smith

    (1,049)

    Summary: "He felt the mesh of the Vibranium under his fingertips, smooth yet hard at the same time. It almost seemed like it pulsed. Like it wanted to be worn. 'This is the suit of the Black Panther,'...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F SMITH

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Shuri. Book 1, The search for Black Panther

    Shuri. Book 1, The search for Black Panther2019

    by Nnedi Okorafor

    (1,751)

    Summary: "The Black Panther has disappeared, lost on a mission in space. And in his absence, everyone's looking at the next in line for the throne. But Shuri is happiest in a lab, surrounded by gadgets of her...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL BLA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Black Panther. Book 7, The intergalactic empire of Wakanda. Part two

    Black Panther. Book 7, The intergalactic empire of Wakanda. Part two2019

    by Ta-Nehisi Coates

    Series: Black Panther (2016)

    (361)

    Summary: "When a dissident from the Martian-conquered future, Erik Killraven, threatens to overthrow Wakanda, the disgraced prince must wager what little is left of his soul to save his people! And for years,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL BLA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A princess in theory : reluctant royals

    A princess in theory : reluctant royals2018

    by Alyssa Cole

    Series: Reluctant Royals - #1

    (12,431)

    Summary: Prince Thabiso is the sole heir to the throne of Thesolo, shouldering the hopes of his parents and his people. At the top of their list? His marriage. Ever dutiful, he tracks down his missing...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PB COL

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Black Panther. Long live the king

    Black Panther. Long live the king2018

    (662)

    Summary: As the Black Panther and an Avenger, T'Challa has had to save the world time and again - but those duties pale in comparison to his responsibilities as king of Wakanda.

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL BLA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Buried beneath the baobab tree

    Buried beneath the baobab tree2018

    by Adaobi Nwaubani

    (2,217)

    Summary: A new pair of shoes, a university degree, a husband -- these are the things that a girl dreams of in a Nigerian village. And with a government scholarship right around the corner, everyone can see...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F NWAUBANI

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Blood and bone

    Blood and bone2018

    by Erin Hunter

    Series: Bravelands - #3

    (703)

    Summary: A new Great Father now rules over the animals of Bravelands, but he is not what he seems, and unless the elephant Sky, the baboon Thorn, and the lion Fearless can fight his lies and unite the animals...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F HUNTER

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Black Panther. Book 6, the intergalactic empire of Wakanda. Part one : many thousands gone

    Black Panther. Book 6, the intergalactic empire of Wakanda. Part one : many thousands gone2018

    by Ta-Nehisi Coates

    Series: Black Panther (2016)

    (572)

    Summary: "A bold new direction for the Black Panther! For years, T'Challa has protected Wakanda from all invaders. Now, he will discover that his kingdom is much bigger than he ever dreamed... Across the vast...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL BLA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Shifting shadows

    Shifting shadows2019

    by Erin Hunter

    Series: Bravelands - #4

    (468)

    Summary: With the false leader destroyed, the animals of Bravelands are searching for the true Great Parent, but a mysterious new menace is threatening their lives.

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    Call #: YA F HUNTER

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The spirit-eaters

    The spirit-eaters2020

    by Erin Hunter

    Series: Bravelands - #5

    (294)

    Summary: As the new Great Father, the young baboon, Thorn, hopes to guide Bravelands to peace after a period of great turmoil. But a pack of rogue wolves lurks among the Great Herd, committing acts so evil...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F HUNTER

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Oathkeeper

    Oathkeeper2020

    by Erin Hunter

    Series: Bravelands - #6

    (176)

    Summary: At long last, the Great Herd is united against Titan -- now so powerful that even Fearless, who vowed to avenge his father's death, cannot defeat the rogue lion alone. Thorn may have a plan to bring...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F HUNTER

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Chaos

    Chaos2020

    by Iris Johansen

    (1,608)

    Summary: CIA agent Alisa Flynn may be willing to go rogue if it means catching the most heartless band of criminals she's ever encountered. Alisa is aided by mysterious billionaire-genius-inventor Gabe Korgan...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F JOHANSEN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The lower river

    The lower river2012

    by Paul Theroux

    (2,597)

    BOOK

    Call #: F THEROUX

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Smokescreen

    Smokescreen1993

    by Dick Francis

    (3,359)

    Summary: Edward Lincoln is a famous British actor, but when his godmother becomes worried that someone is interfering with her racehorses, her request for help brings him to South Africa.

    BOOK

    Call #: PB FRA

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The pursuit of William Abbey

    The pursuit of William Abbey2019

    by Claire North

    (1,732)

    Summary: "South Africa, 1884. A young and naive English doctor by the name of William Abbey witnesses the lynching of a local boy by the white colonists. As the child dies, his mother curses William. William...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F NORTH

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Cobra : a novel

    Cobra : a novel2015

    by Deon Meyer

    Series: Benny Griessel Novels - #4

    (2,585)

    Summary: A famous English mathematician is kidnapped and his two bodyguards are killed at a guesthouse in the beautiful wine country outside Cape Town. It|s clearly a professional hit, and the spent shell...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MEYER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Fever : a novel

    Fever : a novel2017

    by Deon Meyer

    (4,318)

    Summary: "Nico Storm and his father Willem drive a truck filled with essential supplies through a desolate land. They are among the few in South Africa -- and the world, as far as they know -- to have...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MEYER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Guardian

    Guardian2018

    by A. J. Hartley

    Series: Alternative Detective - #3

    (119)

    Summary: This is what Ang knows: A dear friend is accused of murdering the Prime Minister of Bar-Selehm. A mysterious but fatal illness is infecting the poor. A fanatical politician seizes power, unleashing a...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F HARTLEY

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details