Nigerian author Chinua Achebe's book was placed 5th in BBC's 100 books that shaped the world.
The BBC Culture asked writers around the globe to pick stories that have endured across generations and continents - and changed society.
Other great African literary works on the list include Zimbabwean author Tsitsi Dangarembga's for her book Nervous Conditions and Children of Gebelawi, written by Egyptian novelist Naguib Mahfouz.
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So far this trip has taken us from Bangkok to Cairo and Phuket to Sapporo but we still have a few stops before going back to Hainan: we will spend the next week in Korea then Beijing for a few days...
انا كان بقالي سنتين ماشفتش باسم .. و من آخر مرة اتقابلنا كنت بحاول اقنعه أنه عشان يزيد عضل لازم يبطل يبقي نباتي و بصراحه امبارح لما شفته اتفاجئت أنه قدر يعمل كتلة عضلية لأنه لسه ملتزم بكونه نباتي .. انا لو مش بثق في باسم كنت هقول أنه بيكدب ... لكن فعلا طلع ينفع تكون نباتي وتبني كتلة عضلية ..برافو يا باسم الصراحة
I never thought that you can gain muscles if you're vegan ... But actually @bassemyoussef proved me wrong ... He made a great body transformation and he's vegan ... #bassemyoussef#transformation#friends#dubai#vegan#fun#egypt