Nobel Prize

The 1986 winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature--the first African to be awarded the prize--writes a highly incisive and deeply affecting re-creation of colonial Nigeria based on a cache of letters he discovered after his father's death.

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Fiorenza è un sogno di grandezza e di potenza spirituale. Qui sono in gioco anime. Ne va del Regno, questo è tutto. È la rappresentazione di una lotta eroica tra i sensi e lo spirito: e questa rappresentazione è del tutto imparziale. Che Fiore tratti dall'alto in basso gli artisti non implica una...

Dance of the freaky green gold is the Silver winner in the Sanlam Prize for Youth Literature 2007. Rick and his family have to move in with Uncle Bert, an eccentric shift engineer at Ashby power station. Uncle Bert is very secretive about his latest scheme, but Rick just knows it has something to...

1925. Poet and prose writer who led the literary reaction to the Naturalist movement in Sweden, calling for a renaissance of the literature of fantasy, beauty, and national themes. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1916. In his historical novel, The Tree of the Folkungs, he evoked a sense ...