Some of Mapanje's other titles are:
- Of Chameleons and Gods (1981), his first collection of poems.
- The Chattering Wagtails of Mikuyu Prison (1993), more poems.
- Skipping Without Ropes (1998), even more poems.
- Gathering Seaweed (2002), a collection of African prison writing (selector/editor).
- The Last of the Sweet Bananas (2004), poems again.
- Beasts of Nalunga (2007), his latest collection of poems.