Our Kind of People
A Continent's Challenge, a Country's Hope
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||HarperCollins Publishers|
| Imprint:||Harper Perennial|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $14.99|
| Book Description: |
In 2005, Uzodinma Iweala stunned readers and critics alike with Beasts of No Nation, his debut novel about child soldiers in West Africa. Now his return to his native continent has produced Our Kind of People, a nonfiction account of the AIDS crisis that is every bit as startling and original.
Iweala embarks on a remarkable journey in his native Nigeria, meeting individuals and communities that are struggling daily to understand both the impact and meaning of the disease. He...