9 African Romance Novels You Should Read

From historical epics to feel-good contemporaries, these African books are a must-read.

African romance novels
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Buy Love Next Door at Amazon

Love Next Door

By Amina Thula

Buy Stay With Me at Amazon

Stay With Me

By Ayobami Adebayo

Buy Revelations at Amazon


By Lauri Kubuitsile

Buy The Memory of Love at Amazon

The Memory of Love

By Aminatta Forna

Buy In Dependence at Amazon

In Dependence

By Sarah Ladipo Manyika

Buy Love and Hiplife at Amazon

Love and Hiplife

By Nana Prah

Buy Not Just Another Interlude at Amazon

Not Just Another Interlude

By Lara T. Kareem

Buy Expecting Ty's Baby at Amazon

Expecting Ty's Baby

By Empi Baryeh

Buy The Seeing Place at Amazon

The Seeing Place

By Aziza Eden Walker