The book is in best condition, the pages are good and so is the cover. It is a delightful read. She is a contemporary African writer and her stories are engaging and intriguing. This is her first novel, and the characters of her story are intimidating. If you are looking to delve into African literature. She is the perfect author you would want to begin with. Also, her other book "Half of a yellow sun" is quite a read. Both her books evolve beautiful around the raw set of Igbo and the African essence is well potrait.
*EXTRA* : If you like her writing, you might as well want to read "To sir, with love" by ER Braithwaite.