Books by David Brookshaw

WOMAN OF THE ASHES by Mia Couto
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 10, 2018

"A rich historical tale thick with allegory and imagery that recalls Marquez and Achebe."
A 15-year-old girl becomes central to a violent culture clash in late-19th-century colonial Mozambique. Read full book review >
THE FIRST WIFE by Paulina Chiziane
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 26, 2016

"A brave but heavy-handed work about the plight of women in a patriarchal society."
A man's five wives band together, against all odds, to demand what's rightfully theirs. Read full book review >
CONFESSION OF THE LIONESS by Mia Couto
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 14, 2015

"A haunting, ethereal flight of magical realism."
In the tiny village of Kulumani, the people struggle to keep themselves safe from a marauding band of lions. Read full book review >