We Need New Names
From Library Staff
Fans of Chimamanda Adichie looking to discover another great African novelist with a strong and unique voice, will enjoy this debut from Zimbabwean author NoViolet Bulawayo. This story of a young girl named Darling who leaves the violence of her native Zimbabwe to live with her aunt in Detroit i... Read More »
It's not easy to forget the names in this story of a girl from Zimbabwe. You will also be left with a lingering hunger for guavas.
Follows ten-year-old Zimbabwe native, Darling, as she escapes the closed schools and paramilitary police control of her homeland in search of opportunity and freedom with an aunt in America.