Category Archives: Zimbabwe

The Fear:

The Fear: Robert Mugabe and the Martyrdom of Zimbabwe by Peter Godwin 2010 / 384 pages rating 7.5 –  memoir/political Peter Godwin was born to English parents in Rhodesia part of which became Zimbabwe under Robert Mugawe.  He’s written about this … Continue reading

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We Need New Names

We Need New Names by NoViolet Bulawayo 2013/ 294 pages (Kindle) rating 9 / contemp fiction Africa This is another coming of age book about young adults and immigration.  This time the tragedies of African life and the difficulties of … Continue reading

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