How Beautiful We Were

by Imbolo Mbue

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How Beautiful We Were

Set in the fictional African village of Kosawa, Imbolo Mbue tells the story of a people living in fear amidst environmental degradation wrought by an American oil company. The country's government, led by a brazen dictator, exists to serve its own interest only. Left with few choices, the people of Kosawa decide to fight back

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Challenge: Read Around Africa Challenge
Country: Cameroon flag Cameroon
Language: EN
Genre: Historical fiction Cultural Adult
Recommended: 10 Jun 2022

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