By the Sea

by Abdulrazak Gurnah Around the World: Tanzania Saleh Omar has finally escaped. In his 60s, the officials in London thought he was too old to be a refugee, but he stated he was, and the British Government had decided to take a moral stance on the political turmoil and corruption in his home state of … Continue reading By the Sea


A Cowrie of Hope

by Binwell Sinyangwe Around the World: Zambia how obtained: bought from the book depository online In this delightful little book, Nasula, a widow with no family or supports to speak of, is struggling to raise money for her daughter Sula's schooling. It is a time of drought and extreme poverty in Zambia. "These were the … Continue reading A Cowrie of Hope