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Half of Yellow Sun
By Adichie Chimamanda Ngoz
Set in Nigeria during the 1960s, at the time of a vicious civil war in which a million people died. This novel contains three main characters, who become swept up in the violence during these turbulent years. It is about Africa, the end of colonialism, class, race and the ways in which love can complicate these things.
Available in paperback at 12.5 euros