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Small Country by Gaël Faye

Small Country

Small Country by Gaël Faye
Jun 05, 2018 | 224 Pages
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Unforgettable… Gaël Faye’s talent is breathtaking; no country that can give the world a writer like him should be ever be called small.” – Imbolo Mbue, author of Behold the Dreamers
An evocative portrait of what it means to lose one’s freedom and innocence… He is a writer of great promise and grace.” – Chigozie Obioma, author of The Fishermen
Personal and intimate… Gaël Faye has evoked the darkest pages of contemporary Africa without tipping into pathos.” – Alain Mabanckou, author of Broken Glass

“Gaël Faye is a revelation. Small Country is a luminous and poignant novel about childhood, war, exile and identitythis is literature at its most powerful.” – Le Parisien Magazine
“This beautiful coming-of-age novel expresses a harrowing yearning for kindness and harmony. The result is a vision of the world – not political, but poetic – that attempts a balancing act between both horror and wonder.” – Le Figaro

“In the summer months, there are two categories of books: those we take on holiday and leave behind in the sand, and those that make their mark on us for lifeSmall Country by Gaël Faye is firmly part of the latter category” – Le Matin Dimanche

A literary force to be reckoned with.” – Le Point
Subtle and powerful.” – Elle

Magnificent” – Le Parisien

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