Tuesday 13 Oct 2015
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Welcome!   An Academic & General Publisher

1. The Sierra Leonean Writers Series (SLWS) was established by Osman Alimamy Sankoh (Mallam O.) in 2001 with the publication of the English edition of his book Hybrid Eyes - Reflections of an African in Europe.

2. SLWS will focus on academic, fictional, non-fictional and scientific writing including textbooks.

3. SLWS will publish books by writers of Sierra Leonean origin only. 

4. Our books are available on AMAZON.

5. African Books Collective (ABC) distributes many of our books globally.

6. All manuscripts including books already published elsewhere that are submitted to SLWS must be reviewed by our Editorial Board.

7. Please read our editorial and publication policies before approaching SLWS. Authors of accepted book manuscripts must pay for a reasonable standard package to be published.


Newly Published Books




Landscape of Memories




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Looking Back 200x133






Short Stories

Short Stories


Research Books







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First SLWS Bookshop opens at Warima Village in Sierra Leone


We are pleased to announce that the first SLWS Bookshop in Sierra Leone is now selling SLWS books at Warima Village, 11 miles from Masiaka on the Masiaka-Mile 91 highway. Please stop by and buy a book by a writer of Sierra Leonean origin. Click here to see the books available. We will gradually establish SLWS bookshops or collaborate with other bookshops across Sierra Leone where SLWS books can be purchased.


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Newly Published Books

Meet the SLWS Publisher

Mallam O.


SLWS Business Manager

Christiana Mabinty Sankoh

SLWS eBooks Manager

Sqn Ldr. Winston Forde

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