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Chigozie Obioma was born in 1986 in Akure, Nigeria. His short stories have appeared in Virginia Quarterly Review and New Madrid. He was a Fall 2012 OMI Fellow at Ledig House, New York. He has lived in Nigeria, Cyprus and Turkey, and currently resides in the United States, where he has completed an MFA in Creative Writing at the University of Michigan. The Fishermen is his first novel.

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The Fishermen by Chigozie Obioma, Jon Gray
The Fishermen
Chigozie Obioma, Jon Gray
Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2015. In this dazzling debut novel, four young brothers in a small Nigerian town encounter a madman, whose prophecy of violence threatens the core of their family. Chigozie Obioma emerges as one of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/02/2015

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