Posts Tagged ‘African authors’

Knots by Nuruddin Farah

today a lovely package was waiting in the mailbox: a copy of Knots by Nuruddin Farah. i was the lucky winner of a copy from the blogoversary giveaway at BrownGirl Speaks. i’m looking forward to reading and then posting a review. In the story, a Somali-American woman returns home after 20 years in exile. i have avoided reading reviews, but i do know that the role of women and the challenges of peacemaking will play a large part in the novel.


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