Tag: Burt Award for African Young Adult Literature 2018

  • Kinyanjui Kombani’s “Finding Colombia” launches in Nairobi. #NIBF2018

    Kinyanjui Kombani’s “Finding Colombia” launches in Nairobi. #NIBF2018

    Kinyanjui Kombani’s Burt Award winning novel Finding Colombia launched on the side lines of the Nairobi International Book Fair 2018 at the Sarit Centre, Nairobi on September 29, 2018. Kinyanjui Kombani’s young adult offering Finding Colombia was the toast of the town as it won the Burt Award for African Young Adult Literature 2018 at…

  • Burt Award for African Young Adult Literature 2018 open for submissions

    Burt Award for African Young Adult Literature 2018 open for submissions

    Burt Award for African Young Adult Literature 2018 is now open for submissions from Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, and Tanzania. The Burt Award for African Young Adult Literature is one of the leading literary prizes on the continent and focuses on the often ignored area of young adult fiction. The prize has been running for the…