The Famished Road

Set in the ghetto of an African city during British colonial rule, this rich, phantasmagorical novel follows Azaro, a "spirit-child" who has reneged on a pact with the spirit world. Winner of the 1991 Booker Prize, this book is "something approaching a masterpiece of magic realism...." -- "The Wall Street Journal".

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Product Overview
ISBN 9780385425131
Categories BX, Classics and Literary, Fiction, Literary Fiction, WBD, Women's Fiction
Author(s) Ben Okri
Publisher Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group Inc
Pages 512
Format Paperback
Dimensions 14.99cm x 3.3cm x 23.11cm
Weight 0.59 kg
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