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White Man’s Grave

White Man’s Grave
  • Author(s): Richard Dooling
  • Location(s): Sierra Leone
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Contemporary

When Peace Corps volunteer Michael Killigan goes missing in West Africa, his father Randall and his best friend Boone Westfall begin separate quests to find him. Randall, a bankruptcy lawyer, is the warlord of his world, a shark in...

White Masks

White Masks
  • Author(s): Elias Khoury
  • Location(s): Lebanon
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): 1980s

Why was the corpse of Khalil Ahmad Jaber found in a mound of garbage? Why had this civil servant disappeared weeks before his horrific death? Who was this man? A journalist begins to piece together an answer by speaking...

White Mischief

White Mischief
  • Author(s): James Fox
  • Location(s): Nairobi
  • Genre(s): Historical, Biography
  • Era(s): 1940s

Just before 3am on January 24th, 1941, when Britain was preoccupied with surviving the Blitz, the body of Josslyn Hay, Earl of Erroll, was discovered lying on the floor of his Buick, at a road intersection some miles outside...

White Powder

White Powder
  • Author(s): Larry B Lambert
  • Location(s): Laos
  • Genre(s): Thriller, Fiction
  • Era(s): late 20th century

There is something intoxicating about a secret. There’s something terrifying about a shadow war. You may not know much about Laos or the world of WHITE POWDER. You aren’t supposed to. Drugs, sex, and murder combined with personal and...

White Shroud

White Shroud
  • Author(s): Antanas Škėma
  • Location(s): New York City (NYC)
  • Genre(s): Fiction

White Shroud is considered by many as the most important work of modernist fiction in Lithuanian. Drawing heavily on the author’s own refugee and immigrant experience, this psychological, stream-of-consciousness work tells the story of an émigré poet working as...

White Teeth

White Teeth
  • Author(s): Zadie Smith
  • Location(s): London
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): 1970s-90s

This is a hilarious and poignant story of two North London families, headed by Archie and by Archie’s best friend and Samas Iqbal, a Muslim originally from Bengal. An unlikely friendship they served together in the Second World War....

White Zion

White Zion
  • Author(s): Gila Green
  • Location(s): Canada, Israel, Israel, Palestine, Palestine
  • Genre(s): Historical, Fiction
  • Era(s): 19th century to 1990s

White Zion takes readers into the worlds of 19th century Yemen, pre-State British Mandate Israel, modern Israel and modern Canada. You will hear the voices of a young boy marveling at Israel’s first air force on his own roof,...

Whitefly

Whitefly
  • Author(s): Abdelilah Hamdouchi
  • Location(s): Tangier
  • Genre(s): Crime, Fiction
  • Era(s): early 21st century

I want that gun, even if it’s in a fish’s stomach. When a fourth corpse in three days washes up in Tangier with a bullet in the chest, Detective Laafrit knows this isn t just another illegal immigrant who...

Whitethroat

Whitethroat
  • Author(s): James Henry
  • Location(s): Colchester
  • Genre(s): Thriller
  • Era(s): 1980s

It’s November 1983 in Essex and there are reasons to be cheerful. Uptown Girl is sitting pretty at the top of the charts, Risky Business is raking it in at the box office, and there are now four channels...

Who Am I Again?

Who Am I Again?
  • Author(s): Lenny Henry
  • Location(s): The Black Country
  • Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs
  • Era(s): 20th century

In 1975, a gangly black 16-year-old from Dudley, decked out in floppy bow tie and Frank Spencer beret, appeared on our TV screens for the first time. So began the transformation from apprentice factory worker to future national treasure...

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