Wole Soyinka

Wole Soyinka

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Chronicles from the Land of the Happiest People on Earth (Standalone) was the most recently released book by Wole Soyinka, on September 28th, 2021.

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Wole Soyinka Stats: The most read book by Wole Soyinka on Book Notification is The Man Died, a Non-Fiction book. The second most read book is You Must Set Forth at Dawn, a Non-Fiction book.

Below is a complete list of Wole Soyinka books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

List of Collections in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

List of Plays in Publication Order

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List of Wole Soyinka Anthologies in Publication Order

Wole Soyinka: Biography

Wole Soyinka was born on July 13th, 1934 and is currently 89 years old. Wole Soyinka was born in Abeokuta, Ogun State, British Nigeria.

Wole Soyinka is the author of the Wole Soyinka Plays series which currently consists of 16 novels. The Wole Soyinka Plays series started in 1963 with the novel A Dance of the Forests. The most recently released novel in the Wole Soyinka Plays series was Jero's Metamorphosis which was released in 2005. There are no upcoming novels for the Wole Soyinka Plays series.

Wole Soyinka has also written the Non-Fiction Books series which has 6 books including The Man Died and Aké: The Years of Childhood.

Wole Soyinka: Lists & Other Mentions

  • Chronicles from the Land of the Happiest People on Earth was a New York Times: 100 Notable Books in 2021.

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Wole Soyinka: F.A.Q

When was Wole Soyinka Born? How old is Wole Soyinka?

Wole Soyinka was born on July 13th, 1934. Wole Soyinka is currently 89 years old.

Where was Wole Soyinka Born?

Wole Soyinka was born in Abeokuta, Ogun State, British Nigeria, .

What was the first book Wole Soyinka wrote?

The first novel written by Wole Soyinka was A Dance of the Forests, published in 1963.

What was the most recent book Wole Soyinka wrote?

Their most recently released work was Chronicles from the Land of the Happiest People on Earth on September 28th, 2021.

Will there be any more books by Wole Soyinka?

Wole Soyinka does not have any upcoming books with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has Wole Soyinka written?

Wole Soyinka has written 29 books. 3 Standalone Novels, 4 books in the Collections, 6 books in the Non-Fiction Books, 16 books in the Plays.

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