Weep not, child

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Heinemann, 1967 - Fiction - 162 pages
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The ending, I think, is perfect. - Goodreads
good creative writing that gives hope the helpless. - Goodreads
I plan to read more of his beautiful writing. - Goodreads
It was. However, it had some serious pacing problems. - Goodreads
Not sure about the ending though. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Judy - Goodreads

Romeo and Juliet, meet the Joads of Steinbeck's Grapes of Wrath. Set in Kenya, this is the story of Njoroge, a young Kikuyu boy who befriends Mwihaki, a girl whose father hates Njoroge's father. The ... Read full review

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User Review  - Zach - Goodreads

The writing style is simple, and Thiong'o is a good storyteller. That said, it seemed disconnected at times and huge gaps occur that you have to fill in yourself. I was hoping to get a bit more information about Kenyan culture from this, but it didn't seem to be what I was hoping for. Read full review


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