The Famished Road

Set in the ghetto of an African city during British colonial rule, this rich, phantasmagorical novel follows Azaro, a "spirit-child" who has reneged on a pact with the spirit world. Winner of the 1991 Booker Prize, this book is "something approaching a masterpiece of magic realism...." -- "The Wall Street Journal".

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Product Overview
ISBN 9780385425131
Categories BX, Classics and Literary, Fiction, Literary Fiction, Women's Fiction
Author(s) Ben Okri
Publisher Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group Inc
Pages 512
Format Paperback
Dimensions 14.99cm x 3.3cm x 23.11cm
Weight 0.59 kg
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