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A Good Man in Africa by William Boyd
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Jan 14, 2003 | ISBN 9781400030026

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Praise

"This is a wildly funny novel, rich in witty prose and raucous incidents . . . without qualification, a delight." –The Washington Post

"Entertaining and successful . . . a champion storyteller. His prose style is intelligent, vigorous and pleasant." –The New York Times Book Review

"Comic realism echoing Evelyn Waugh . . . nimbly plotted, gracefully written . . . Boyd had endowed British fiction with a welcome depth and liveliness." –New York Newsday

"A gutsy writer . . . William Boyd is good company to keep." –Time

Awards

Whitbread First Novel Award WINNER 1981

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