This pdf guide presents some of the best English-language Kenyan literary works published between pre-independence and the early 21st century. Genres covered include literary fiction, contemporary fiction, poetry, satire, autobiography and children’s books. There is fun and laughter, crime and intrigue, political and social commentary, folkore and mythology. Of course, a Kenyan literature guide wouldn’t be complete without Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o.
Dive into this introduction of seminal Kenyan literature and remember — the best is likely yet to come.