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The Kenyan Reading Revolution’s Buddies Reading List

Books in the Reading Revolution Buddies Pledge List so far…

1.  Breaking Dawn by Stephanie Meyers

2. Kwani?06. (3)

3. Broken To Be Made Whole by Winnie Thuku

4. A Peculiar Kenyan by Sunny Bindra

5. Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Adichia

6. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho (2)

7. The Concubine by Chinua Achebe

8. Of Water and the Spirit by Malidoma Patrice Some

9. The Power of Believing In Your Child by Miles McPherson.

10. Stories For The Heart: The Original Collection- compiled by Alice Gray.

11. Uhuru by Robert Ruark

12. Keeping Faith  byJodi Picoult,

13. Assegai by Wilbur Smith,

14. Pride and Prejudice  by Jane Austen

15.  Little Women  by Louisa M Alcott

16. Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden

17. Atonement by Ian McEwan.

18. Secrets no More by Goretti Kyomuhendo

19. Two in One by Mwangi Gicheru

20. Tough Choices by Pet Wambui

21. Me, The Bud by Margaret Nyarango

22. Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela

23. The Murder of Olof Palme: A Tale of Assassination, Deception and Intrigue by H. H. A. Cooper & Lawrence J. Redlinger

24.  How to Euthanise a Cactus by Stephen D. Partinton

25. Murder at Mansfield Park by Lynn Shepherd

26.  Ways of Dying by Zakes Mda

27. Dirty Red by Vickie Stringer

28. The Once and Future King by T. H. White

29. The Client by John Grisham

30. Evangelism by Fire by Reinhard Bonnke

31. Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (2)

32.  Bleak House by Charles Dickens

33. The Road To Eldoret and other Stories by Tony Mochama

34. Works of Edgar Allan Poe

35.  Government Inspector by Nikolai Gogol

36. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carrol

37. Echoes by Danielle Steel

38. Baking Cakes in Kigali by Gaile Parkin

39. The Bean Trees by Barbara Kingsolver (2)

40. The Firm by John Grisham

41. The Run Away Jury by John Grisham

42. The Satanic Verses by Salman Rushdie

43.  Decolonising the Mind by Ngugi wa Thiong’o

44.  Of Love and Other Demons by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

45.  So Long a Letter by Mariama Ba

46. The Lion and the Jewel by Wole Soyinka

47. The Man Died by Wole Soyinka

48.  To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

49. Ignorance by Milan Kundera

50.  The Lost Diary of Don Juan by Douglas Carlton Abrams

51.  Queen of Dreams- by Chitra Divakaruni

52. The Devil that Danced on the Water by Aminatta Forna

53.  Justice on Trial by Koigi Wa Wamwere

54. The French Lieutenant’s Woman by John Fowles

55.  In the Shadow of a Saint by Ken Wiwa

56. This time Tomorrow by Ngugi wa Thiong’o

57. Mama ee by Ari Katini Mwachofi

58. A Saint in Brown Sandals by Baitie Elizabeth-Irene

59. Plain Tales from the Hills by Rudyard Kipling

60. Manual of the Warrior of Light by Paulo Coelho

61. The Wizard of the Crow by Ngugi wa Thiong’o

62.  I will marry when I want by Ngugi wa Thiong,o.

63. Wizard of the Crow by Ngugi wa Thiong’o.

64. Brethren of Ng’ondu by Martin Njaga

65.  The Richest man in Babylon by George Samuel Classon

66. The Forbidden Book of getting what You want by Dantalion Jones

67. Pillars of Earth by Kenn Follet

68. The Winning Attitude by John Maxwell

69. Becoming a Bilionaire by Donald Trump

70. A Life Apart by Neel Mukherjee

80. The Enchantress of Florence by Salman Rushdie

81. The Accidental by Ali Smith

82. The Bible

83. The Koran

84. The Baghavad Gita

85. The Book of Mormon

86. Art of War by Sun Tzu

87. Gulliver’s travels by Jonathan Swift

88. I know why the caged bird sings by Maya Angelou

89.  Eleven Minutes by Paulo Coelho

90. The Road by Cormac McCarthy

91. The Hitchhiker’s guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

92. Grow think by Napolean Hill

93.  Single, sassy and Satisfied by Michelle Hammond

94. The Dragonfly Effect by Jennifer Aaker and Andy Smith

To add your choice books, go and register to participate in the Reading Revolution World Record attempt on June 16.

Register for World Record Attempt!  - Kenyan Reading Revolution in Nairobi, Kenya  on Eventbrite





This entry was posted on March 21, 2011 by in Writer's Blog.
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