East Meets West: Amazing Reads From Asia & Africa

East Meets West: Amazing Reads From Asia & Africa

Book Culture

Read every book in your local library? Try out these books from the other side of the world! You could learn a lot from reading about another culture. Africa gave us the origins of civilization, while Asian cultures have a rich history of poetry and art that extends much further back than 1776. Yet generally, we as a country read books by American authors. Even abroad (for example, in the UK) American novels dominate the market, often to the detriment of writers from that country. These books listed below range from true historical tales of politics and war to fictional …