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With its sweeping historical and geographical range, George Lerner's beautifully ambitious debut novel takes readers deep into the complex lives of a New York family and the searing upheavals of late 20th century Africa. Embedded in real events, takes readers on an unforgettable journey through the Congo, Germany, and Brooklyn as it examines one family's passage through genocide and grief.

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An eye-opening account of the Rwandan civil war and an achingly tender portrait of a family at odds from an exciting, new literary talent

About the Author

George Lerner is a producer for CNN and PBS and has traveled throughout Africa and has reported on some of the most landmark moments in African history, including South Sudan's Independence Day, the Democratic Republic of Congo's elections, and an interview with Zimbabwe's President Mugabe, which was nominated for an Emmy.

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ISBN:
9781605986203
Author:
Lerner, George
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Pegasus Books
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Literary
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Publication Date:
20140931
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
22.86 x 15.24 mm

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