Kebere Mala

Ethiopian Young Adult Literature, , 2012
African Young Adult Literature, Shortlisted, 2014

Kebere Mala holds the national record of winning the Burth Award for African Literature Competition in Ethiopia by winning two of the four rounds of the BAAL. The 27-year-old won his first award in 2012 for the captivating story entitled "One Night in the Street". Kebere repeated the feat in this round by producing "Pashke on Deathbed", a beautifully crafted work for young adult readers. The setting of both works is a small town called Selamber, where Kebere Mala was born. He later studied English Language and Literature in Arba Minch University where he engrossed himself in diverse works of literature. Pursuing his education further, the young writer secured a Master's degree in Teaching English as a Foreign Language from Addis Ababa University. Kebere is currently a lecturer at Semera University.

Ethiopian Young Adult Literature, 2012
African Young Adult Literature, Shortlisted, 2014

One Night in the Street

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E-Book

Pashke on Deathbed

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E-Book

Kebere Mala holds the national record of winning the Burth Award for African Literature Competition in Ethiopia by winning two of the four rounds of the BAAL. The 27-year-old won his first award in 2012 for the captivating story entitled "One Night in the Street". Kebere repeated the feat in this round by producing "Pashke on Deathbed", a beautifully crafted work for young adult readers. The setting of both works is a small town called Selamber, where Kebere Mala was born. He later studied English Language and Literature in Arba Minch University where he engrossed himself in diverse works of literature. Pursuing his education further, the young writer secured a Master's degree in Teaching English as a Foreign Language from Addis Ababa University. Kebere is currently a lecturer at Semera University.

Ethiopian Young Adult Literature, 2012
African Young Adult Literature, Shortlisted, 2014

One Night in the Street

Resources
E-Book

Pashke on Deathbed

Resources
E-Book