A story from the heart

From Addis Journal Thu Jan 17 2013, 10:02:15

With its stirring plot, profound themes and lushly imagined language, Lib weled Tarik was so much more than Africa's first novel. Jack Fellman turns the pages of a literary work of art. The novel as an art form was late in appearing on the African literary scene. The first novel in an African vernacular tongue [...]

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