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Half of a Yellow Sun
4.23
Set in Nigeria in the 1960s, Half of a Yellow Sun tells the story of estranged twin sisters, Olanna and Kainene, as rising ethnic and nationalist tens ...more
Jul 2007
Aug 02, 2007
 
The Joys of Motherhood
3.92
There's an awful lot crammed into The Joys of Motherhood. At just over two hundred pages, it manages to give a picture of the status and roles availab ...more
Mar 26, 2010
Feb 19, 2010
 
The Famished Road
3.73
I found this book immensely frustrating—I wanted to love it much more than I did, but despite the beauty of Okri's prose, I read The Famished Road itc ...more
Apr 27, 2009
Mar 17, 2009
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