A novel you can’t put down may be the best possible goad to achieving your resolutions (unless reading less is one of your resolutions and we really hope it’s not). Who needs to remember to stop eating so much, for example, when you’re more concerned about what’s going to happen to a character you care about? Dip into these novels and you’ll be hooked.
FOREIGN GODS, INC.
"Ndibe writes of culture clash in a moving way that makes Ike's march toward disaster inexorable and ineffably sad."
A Nigerian living in America has a moneymaking scheme—to return to his native village, steal the statue of a war god and sell it to a tony New York dealer who deals in such deities.
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