The Beautyful Ones are Not Yet Born
This novel is a treatment of the theme of corruption wrought by poverty. It is the story of an upright man resisting the temptations of easy bribes and easy satisfactions and winning for his honesty nothing but scorn even from those he loves.
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Review: The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet BornUser Review - Natsomji - Goodreads
A rather depressing - but not inaccurate - account of the state of Ghana in the years after independence during Nkrumah's rule, while also touching on the time right before and after this period. Ayi ... Read full review
Review: The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet BornUser Review - Nyakallo Lephoto - Goodreads
The Beautyful Ones are Not Yet Born by Ayi Kwei Armah is an eye-opening novel about the corruption and mismanagement that followed Ghana's independence under the rule of Kwame Nkrumah. Read full review