By the renowned author of Things Fall Apart, this novel foreshadows the Nigerian coups of 1966 and shows the color and vivacity as well as the violence and corruption of a society making its own way between the two worlds.
Man Booker International PrizeWINNER 2007
About Chinua Achebe
Chinua Achebe was born in Nigeria in 1930. His first novel, Things Falls Apart, became a classic of international literature and required reading for students worldwide. He also authored four subsequent novels, two short-story collections, and numerous other books. He… More about Chinua Achebe
Published by Anchor Dec 19, 1988| 160 Pages| 5-3/16 x 8| ISBN 9780385086165