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Out of Africa

Look at the children of the land leaving in droves, leaving their own land with bleeding wounds on their bodies and shock on their faces and blood in their hearts and hunger in their stomachs and grief in their footsteps.

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We Need New Names by NoViolet Bulawayo

Genre: Literary fiction
Page #: 298
Published in: 2013
Publisher: Reagan Arthur Books

Official Synopsis

A remarkable literary debut – shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize! 552 more words


[Books] We need new names - NoViolet Bulawayo

My reading resolution for this year is to read as many books as I can get my hands on from other continents, except Europe. We need new names is one of these books and I found it after doing a bit of online research on the best fiction books in Africa. 216 more words


NoViolet Bulawayo - We Need New Names

Written by NoViolet Bulawayo We Need New Names tells the story of Darling. Born in a shanty town called Paradise, Darling and her friends spend their days hungry, looking for juicy guavas to eat whilst daydreaming of a better tomorrow. 391 more words

Book Review

Review: We Need New Names by NoViolet Bulawayo

Review first appeared in Mascara Literary Review
We Need New Names

By NoViolet Bulawayo

Vintage Books

ISBN 970099581888


We Need New Names is a work of literary fiction about hunger of all kinds. 1,234 more words

Hayley Scrivenor

We Need New Names, by NoViolet Bulawayo

I know, I know, everybody else read NoViolet Bulawayo’s We Need New Names ages ago when it was shortlisted for the Booker and won a swag of awards in 2013.  1,328 more words