Reviews

  • "Ambitious, caustic, and impassioned"

    New Yorker
  • "A compelling novel about the tragedy of corrupting power, set in post-independence Kenya. . . Ngugi writes with passion about every form, shape and colour which power can take"

    Sunday Times
  • "A mind-blowing political statement, an anguished cry of despair… a bombshell"

    The Weekly Review, Kenya