Ben Okri

Ben Okri

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List of The Famished Road Trilogy Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Landscapes Within
1981
2
Incidents at the Shrine
1987
3
Flowers and Shadows
1989
4
Astonishing the Gods
1995
5
Birds of Heaven
1995
6
Dangerous Love
1996
7
A Way of Being Free
1998
8
Alfredo Jaar
1999
9
Mental Fight
1999
10
In Arcadia
2002
11
Starbook
2007
12
Tales of Freedom
2009
13
The Age of Magic
2014
14
The Freedom Artist
2019
15
The Last Gift of the Master Artists
2022

List of Children's Books in Publication Order

List of Plays in Publication Order

List of Collections in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction in Publication Order

List of Ben Okri Anthologies in Publication Order

Ben Okri: Biography

Ben Okri was born on March 15th, 1959 and is currently 65 years old. Ben Okri was born in Minna, Nigeria.

Ben Okri is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 15 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1981 with the novel The Landscapes Within. The most recently released novel was The Last Gift of the Master Artists which was released in 2022. There are no upcoming standalone novels by Ben at this time.

Ben Okri has also written the Collections series which has 9 books including Stars of the New Curfew and An African Elegy.

Ben Okri: Awards & Accolades

Okri's book, The Famished Road won the Booker Prize, Best Fiction Book, in 1991.

Ben Okri: Author Insights

The highest rated book by Ben Okri on Book Notification is The Famished Road, the 1st novel in the The Famished Road Trilogy series.

The most read book by Ben Okri on Book Notification is The Famished Road, the 1st novel in the The Famished Road Trilogy series.

The most common authors followed by users who also follow Ben Okri are:

  1. Rick Atkinson, author of the World War II Liberation Trilogy Series.
  2. Randall Munroe, author of the novel: What If? Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions.
  3. Jill Lepore, author of the novel: This America: The Case for the Nation.
  4. Niall Williams, author of the novel: History of the Rain.
  5. Osamu Dazai, author of the Osamu Dazai Books.

Ben Okri: F.A.Q

When was Ben Okri Born? How old is Ben Okri?

Ben Okri was born on March 15th, 1959. Ben Okri is currently 65 years old.

Where was Ben Okri Born?

Ben Okri was born in Minna, Nigeria and is Nigerian.

What book awards has Ben Okri won?

Okri's book, The Famished Road won the award Booker Prize, Best Fiction Book, in 1991.

What was the first book Ben Okri wrote?

The first novel written by Ben Okri was The Landscapes Within, published in 1981.

What was the most recent book Ben Okri wrote?

His most recently released work was Tiger Work (a short story) on July 6th, 2023.

Will there be any more books by Ben Okri?

Ben Okri does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has Ben Okri written?

Ben Okri has written 31 books. 3 books in the The Famished Road Trilogy Series, 15 Standalone Novels, 1 book in the Children's Books, 1 book in the Play, 9 books in the Collections, 2 books in the Non-Fiction.

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