Tag: NoViolet Bulawayo

Glory – NoViolet Bulawayo

READ FOR BOOKERTHON ❝ Glory is an Orwellian retelling of the coup that overthrew Mugabe. All the characters are anthropomorphised animals, with the Old Horse’s character modelled on Mugabe, his wife a donkey, and all other characters various creatures in heels, in queues for… Continue Reading “Glory – NoViolet Bulawayo”

We Need New Names – NoViolet Bulawayo

READ FOR BOOKERTHON Ten-year-old Darling escapes Zimbabwe for America ❖ This novel is a coming-of-age story about Darling, a ten year old living in Zimbabwe. She is orphaned after her mother leaves to work at the border and her father abandons the family for… Continue Reading “We Need New Names – NoViolet Bulawayo”