Aké: the years of childhood

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Random House, 1981 - Biography & Autobiography - 230 pages
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A book that tells of the author's experiences in Nigeria.

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Good story-if you can get through the writing style! - Goodreads
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A fantastic, touching memoir about childhood, war, and family. The language is stunning and the story is fascinating. Read full review

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A fantastic, touching memoir about childhood, war, and family. The language is stunning and the story is fascinating. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
27
Section 2
179
Section 3
218
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About the author (1981)

Wole Soyinka, one of Africa's foremost writers, won the Nobel Prize in 1986 and is the author of Death and the King's Horseman, among other works.