Why Every Book About Africa Has the Same Cover: “The covers of most novels ‘about Africa’ seem to have been designed by someone whose principal idea of the continent comes from The Lion King.”

Why Every Book About Africa Has the Same Cover: “The covers of most novels ‘about Africa’ seem to have been designed by someone whose principal idea of the continent comes from The Lion King.”

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    Hrm….off the top of my head from the books I have read and can recognize (not sure what some of them are), Disgrace and...
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    What I really want to know is which of these books take place in populated urban centres.
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