Set in the fictional Free Republic of Aburiria, Wizard of the Crow dramatises with searing humour nad piercing observation a battle for control of the souls of the Aburirian people.
Fashioning the stories of the powerful adn the ordinary into a dazzling mosaic, Ngugi wa Thiog'o reveals humanity in all its surprising intricacy.
Informed by richly enigmatic traditional African storytelling, Wizard of the Crow is a masterpiece and a major achievement in Ngugi wa Thiong'o's extraordinary and brave career.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 784 pages
- Publisher: Vintage Publishing
- Publication Date: 05/04/2007
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780099502685