heroe book fair

Heroe Book Fair 2022

The Heroe Book Fair is a yearly event held at The Alliance Française, Mombasa, bringing together Anglophone, Francophone and German speaking Writers, Poets, Publishers and Literary Enthusiasts from Kenya, the rest of Africa and the black diaspora, for a couple of days of exciting literary activities which include book sales, panel discussions, book launches and readings by select authors and poets.

A Tour of Old Town Mombasa


by Lorna Likiza A TOUR OF OLD TOWN MOMBASA Guide: Najeeb Juma Bhalo Charges: $20 plus photos by Najeeb, $10 with your own photos Brief History of Mombasa Mombasa was originally known by several names in history as highlighted below; […]

The Program of the Fair


HEROE BOOK FAIR 2021 [PROGRAM] Dates: March 22-26, 2021 Theme: Belonging Venue: Alliance Française Mombasa Monday 22nd March 2021 9am – 10am: Welcome speeches and video Speeches: Vincent Padaré – Director, Alliance Française Mombasa                       Lorna Likiza – Founder, Heroe Book […]

Partners of the Heroe Book Fair


French Embassy in Nairobi The offical representation of France in Kenya. La représentation officielle de la France au Kenya. Die offizielle Vertretung Frankreichs in Kenia. Alliance Française The Alliance Française is an association founded in Paris in 1883 with the […]