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Works

Novels

  • Turning Wheels, 1937
  • Watch for the Dawn, 1939
  • Yesterday Is Dead, 1940
  • The Hill of Doves, 1941
  • The Young Men and the Old, 1941
  • Congo Song, 1943
  • The Curve and the Tusk, 1952
  • The Fiercest Heart, 1955
  • Mamba, 1956
  • The Mask, 1957
  • Gazella, 1958
  • Rags of Glory, 1963
  • The Abductors, 1966
  • How Young They Die, 1969

Short story collections

  • Christmas in Matabeleland, 1942
  • The Third Way, 1947
  • The Soldiers' Peaches, and Other African Stories, 1959
  • The Silver Trumpet, and Other African Stories, 1961
  • The Looking Glass, and Other African Stories, 1963
  • The Thousand and One Nights of Jean Macaque, 1964
  • The Honey Bird, and Other African Stories, 1964
  • The Writing On the Wall, and Other African Stories, 1968
  • Three White Swans; and Other Stories, 1971
  • The Company With the Heart of Gold, and Other Stories, 1973
  • More Nights of Jean Macaque, 1975
  • Canary Pie, 1976

Non-fiction

  • Against These Three, 1947
  • The African Giant: the Story of a Journey, 1955
  • Storm Over Africa: a Study of the Mau Mau Rebellion, Its Causes, Effects, and Implications in Africa South of the Sahara, 1956
  • West With the Sun, 1962
  • South Africa: the Land, its People and Achievements, 1968

Autbiographies
  • African Portraits: a Biography of Paul Kruger, Cecil Rhodes and Lobengula, Last King of the Matabele, 1946

Biographies
  • A Victorian Son: an Autobiography (Volume 1: 1897-1922), 1972
  • The Gambler: an Autobiography (Volume 2: 1920-1939), 1973

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