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ISBN-10: 0316412392

ISBN-13: 9780316412391

'Chigozie Obioma is a author to monitor' The Economist

Umuahia, Nigeria. Chinonso, a tender bird farmer, sees a lady trying to leap to her loss of life from a road bridge. Horrified by way of her recklessness, Chinonso joins her at the roadside and hurls of his such a lot prized chickens into the water under to illustrate the severity of the autumn. the girl, Ndali, is moved by means of his sacrifice.

Bonded by means of this unusual evening at the bridge, Chinonso and Ndali fall in love. yet Ndali is from a filthy rich kinfolk, and after they formally item to the union simply because he's uneducated, Chinonso sells such a lot of his possessions to wait a small university in Cyprus. as soon as in Cyprus, he discovers that every one isn't really what it sort of feels. livid at a global which maintains to relegate him to the sidelines, Chinonso will get more and more clear of his dream, from Ndali and where he referred to as home.

In this modern twist of Homer's Odyssey, within the mythic sort of the Igbo literary culture, Chigozie Obioma weaves a heart-wrenching epic concerning the stress among future and determination.

'Chigozie Obioma really is the inheritor to Chinua Achebe' New York Time ebook Review

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