Ngugi Wa Thiong'o Wizard of the Crow

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Wizard of the Crow

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Set in the fictional Free Republic of Aburiria, Wizard of the Crow dramatises with searing humour and piercing observation a battle for control of the souls of the Aburirian people. Fashioning the stories of the powerful and the ordinary into a dazzling mosaic, Ngugi wa Thiog'o reveals humanity in all its surprising intricacy.

Informed by richly enigmatic traditional African storytelling, Wizard of the Crow is a masterpiece and a major achievement in Ngugi wa Thiong'o's extraordinary and brave career.

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Title: Wizard of the Crow <>Binding: Paperback <>Author: Ngugi Wa Thiong'o <>Publisher: VINTAGE

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"Unreservedly a masterpiece" ( Scotland on Sunday)

"A huge, comic novel... A shimmering, shifting discourse... mythological but also cheerfully disenchanted; political and playful; cartoonish but also epical... the African novel may well have delivered its greatest masterpiece" (Brian Morton Sunday Herald)

"Epic....daring satire" ( Sunday Times)

"Fantastic" (John Updike)

"Truly exciting... the author is a master of farce" ( Daily Telegraph)

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