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List of notable or famous novelists from ghana, with bios and photos, including the top novelists born in ghana and even some popular novelists who immigrated to ghana. If you're trying to find out the names of famous ghana novelists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These novelists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known novelist from ghana is included when available.

People here include everything from Kwame Anthony Appiah to William Boyd.

This historic novelists from ghana list can help answer the questions "Who are some ghana novelists of note?" and "Who are the most famous novelists from ghana?" These prominent novelists of ghana may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected ghana novelists.

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Akosua Busia is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Novelists from Ghana
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Akosua Gyamama Busia is a Ghanaian actress, film director and songwriter who lives in the U.K. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 52

Birthplace: Ghana

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Ama Ata Aidoo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Novelists from Ghana
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Professor Ama Ata Aidoo, née Christina Ama Aidoo is a Ghanaian author, poet, playwright and academic. She was also a Minister of Education in Ghana under the Jerry Rawlings administration. She currently lives in Ghana, where in 2000 she established the Mbaasem Foundation to promote and support the work of African women writers. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 78

Birthplace: Ghana

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Amma Darko is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Novelists from Ghana
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Amma Darko is an African novelist. She was born in Koforidua, Ghana, and grew up in Accra. She studied in Kumasi, where she received her diploma in 1980. Then she worked for the Science and Technology Center in Kumasi. During the eighties, she lived and worked for some time in Germany. She has since returned to Accra. Her novels illustrate everyday life in Ghana. Her first novel, “Beyond the Horizon,” was originally published in German. Her most recent novels, “Faceless" and "Not without flowers",” were published in Ghana. Her work has been discussed in the books Broadening the horizon : critical introductions to Amma Darko, in the doctoral thesis "Writing her way : a study of Ghanaian ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 63

Birthplace: Tamale, Ghana

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Ayi Kwei Armah is a Ghanaian writer. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 79

Birthplace: Sekondi-Takoradi, Ghana

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