edition cover of Things Fall Apart written by Chinua Achebe. Since its publication in 1958 it has become the most popular African novel in history selling over 8 million copies in 50 different languages. Achebe died on March 2013 at the age of
Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky First published: 1866 A poor student in St. Petersburg explores the nature of evil by plotting to murder a pawnbroker and counterbalance the act with good deeds. Read it here.