Search Results: "Okey Ndibe"


BOOK REVIEW

FOREIGN GODS, INC. by Okey Ndibe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 14, 2014

"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. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ARROWS OF RAIN by Okey Ndibe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 6, 2015

"A Kafkaesque, imaginative novel of great necessity and power."
The murder of an unknown prostitute rings in the 21st year of dictator Gen. Isa Palat Bello's reign in Ndibe's (Foreign Gods, Inc., 2014) fictional Republic of Madia. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 11, 2016

"A diverse and entertaining set of memories on how a Nigerian man became an American."
A Nigerian man explains how and why he moved to the United States. Read full book review >