In this brief yet powerful book, novelist
Helon Habila returns to Nigeria, the country
of his birth, to explore the kidnapping in April 2014 of 276 girls from a secondary school in Chibok.
- The Guardian
In this contemporary twist on Milton, Dante and Homer written in the mythic style of the Igbo literary tradition, Chigozie Obioma weaves a heart-wrenching epic about the tension between destiny and determination.