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Memory of Love: Aminatta Forna

Memory of Love

Aminatta Forna

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ISBN 10: 1408808137 / ISBN 13: 9781408808139
Editorial: Bloomsbury, UK, 2010
Condición: Fine Encuadernación de tapa dura
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First UK edition. Fine in fine dw. SIGNED and dated (5th April) to the title page. Shortlisted for the 2011 Orange Prize for Fiction Winner of the Commonwealth Writers' Prize 2011 (Best Book) SCARCE. N° de ref. de la librería P158

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Título: Memory of Love

Editorial: Bloomsbury, UK

Año de publicación: 2010

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro:Fine

Condición de la sobrecubierta: Fine

Ejemplar firmado: Signed by Author

Edición: 1st.

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Winner of the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize for Best Book
Finalist for the Orange Prize for Fiction
An Essence Book Club Pick


In contemporary Sierra Leone, a devastating civil war has left an entire populace with secrets to keep. In the capital hospital, a gifted young surgeon is plagued by demons that are beginning to threaten his livelihood. Elsewhere in the hospital lies a dying man who was young during the country’s turbulent postcolonial years and has stories to tell that are far from heroic. As past and present intersect in the buzzing city, these men are drawn unwittingly closer by a British psychologist with good intentions, and into the path of one woman at the center of their stories. A work of breathtaking writing and rare wisdom, The Memory of Love seamlessly weaves together two generations of African life to create a story of loss, absolution, and the indelible effects of the past and, in the end, the very nature of love.

[A] luminous tale of passion and betrayal.” Maaza Mengiste, The New York Times Book Review

About the Author:

Aminatta Forna is also the author of Ancestor Stones, a novel, and The Devil That Danced on the Water, a memoir of her activist father and her country, Sierra Leone.

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