the Library

A selection of POSTSCRIPT’s favourite reads.

 

a.

Akwaeke Emezi
Freshwater
2018

Ayesha Harruna Attah
The Hundred Wells of Salaga
2018

b.

Bell Hooks
All About Love
2000

Boris Pasternak
Dr. Zhivago
1957

c.

Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff
Mother Country
2018

Chitra Nagarajan
She Called Me Woman
2018

d.

D.H. Lawrence
Sons and Lovers
1913

Dodie Smith
I Capture the Castle
1948

e.

Elizabeth Gaskell
North and South
1855

Emily Brontë
Wuthering Heights
1847

f.

Friends of the Earth
Why Women Will Save the Planet
2015

Frantz Fanon
Black Skin, White Masks
1952

g.

Grace Talusan
The Body Papers
2019

George Orwell
1984
1949

h.

Homi K. Bhabha
The Location of Culture
1994

Helen Oyeyemi
The Icarus Girl
2005

I.

Ijeoma Umebinyuo
Questions for Ada
2016

Irenosen Okojie
Speak Gigantular
London, 2016

J.

Jennifer Nansubuga Makumi
Kintu
2018

Jon Ronson
So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed
2015

k.

Kamila Shamsie
Burnt Shadows
2009

Khaled Hosseini
A Thousand Splendid Suns
2007

M.

M. Scott Peck
The Road Less Travelled
1978

Malorie Blackman
Noughts & Crosses
2001

N.

Nikesh Shukla
The Good Immigrant
2015

Nikita Gill
Wild Embers
2017

p.

Paul Kalanithi
When Breath Becomes Air
2016

Petina Gappah
Rotten Row
2016

s.

Sabrina Mahfouz
The Things I Would Tell You
2017

Sophie Hannah
The Poetry of Sex
2014

T.

Thomas Hardy
Tess of the D’Ubervilles
1891

Trevor Noah
Born A Crime
2016

v.

Vivant Denon
No Tomorrow
1777

Virginia Woolf
To the Lighthouse
1927

w.

Warsan Shire
Teaching My Mother How To Give Birth
2011

Wilkie Collins
The Woman in White
1860

Y.

Yaa Gyasi
Homegoing
2016

Yrsa Daley-Ward
Bone
2014