DustBook - 2013
A novel that opens with a young man's murder on the day of the tumultuous 2007 election in Kenya, but then goes into the history of his family and of the splintered African nation around them in scenes stretching back to a shocking political assassination in 1969 and the Mau Mau uprisings against British colonial rule in the 1950s.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013
Characteristics: 369 p. ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: Dust : a novel