In 2011 a lot of book bloggers have been raving about this book by Jennifer Egan. I’ve been meaning to purchase it. I did before 2011 ended. However, I’ve only recently started reading it.
“The warrior smiles at Charlie. He’s nineteen only five years older than she is, and has lived away from his village since he was ten. But he’s sung for enough American tourists to recognize that in her world, Charlie is a child. Thirty-five years from now, in 2008, this warrior will be caught in the tribal violence between the Kikuyu and the Luo and will die in a fire…”
So what’s your teaser today?
This book is actually one of the book-prizes in the challenge we are hosting called Award Winning Books Reading Challenge 2012. If you wish to join you can check out the details here and sign up here. We’ll be giving out prizes every month. Hope to see you sign up!