How Beautiful We Were by Imbolo Mbue – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads "We should have known the end was near." So begins Imbolo Mbue’s powerful second novel, How Beautiful We Were. Set in the fictional African village of Kosawa, it tells the story of a people living in fear amidst environmental degradation wrought by an American oil company. Pipeline spills have rendered farmlands infertile. Children … Continue reading How Beautiful We Were by Imbolo Mbue – eARC Book Review

‘Behold the Dreamers’ by Imbolo Mbue – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads A powerful and timely story of marriage, class, race and the pursuit of the American Dream. Behold the Dreamers is a dazzling debut novel about life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness – and of what we’re prepared to sacrifice to hold on to each of them. ‘We all do what we … Continue reading ‘Behold the Dreamers’ by Imbolo Mbue – eARC Book Review