Book Fair

The international book fair at Africa Writes offers readers a huge range of exciting work and rare finds. You can purchase copies of the books written by our festival guest authors, and will have the chance to get copies signed after the book launch events.

The official book seller for Africa Writes 2018 is New Beacon Books.

There will be a host of  stalls selling books, magazines, arts and crafts during the festival weekend, including:

Africa Book Centre

African Book Collective

Bantu Studio

Books of Africa

Chantal Victoria Press LTD


Firetree Books & Habiba Nabisubi

For Women Collective

Hope Road

Indie Book Show Africa

Kelis Africa & Ruby Goka

Keur Gui

Khidr Collective


Little Literatures

Market FiftyFour


New Beacon Books

Nicholas Wood

Oberon Books

Omenala Press

Pelican Post

REDSEA Cultural Foundation

Romantic Writers of West Africa

Sankofa Book Club


ZED Books

Plus the Africa Writes stand selling gal-dem and Alt-Africa magazines, t-shirts and tote bags!

We are now at capacity for stall-holders. Please join our mailing list if you would like to hear when applications open for the 2019 festival: