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Waiting for an Angel: A Novel by  Helon Habila - Hardcover - from CambridgeBookstore and Biblio.co.uk

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Waiting for an Angel: A Novel

by Habila, Helon

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W W Norton & Co Inc. Hardcover. 0393051935 Brand NEW Book - Light shelf-wear, including a small tear at the top-right corner of the front cover of the dust jacket ~ We Ship within 24 Hours + FREE Tracking, answer emails fast, accept returns & work hard to deliver 100% customer satisfaction! . New.

WAITING FOR AN ANGEL marks the debut of one of Africa's most promising new writers.Lomba is a young journalist living under military regime in Lagos, one of the most dangerous cities in the world. His mind is full of soul music and girls and thenovel he is writing. But his room-mate goes mad and is beaten up by soldiers, his first love is forced to marry a man she doesn't love, and his neighbours are planning a demo which is bound to incite riot and arrests. Lomba can no longer bury his head in the sand. He must write the truth about this reign of terror . . .WAITING FOR AN ANGEL captures the despair, the frenzy and the stubborn hope of a generation daring to speak out against one of the world's most oppressive regimes.




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