Bitter Leaf by Chioma Okereke was published in June. This is Chioma's first book and I was delighted to acquire it for Virago. What I love about Chioma's writing is her use of language and the richness of her imagination. The village of Mannobe and its inhabitants is evocatively realised and transports you to a different world. Take the journey – you won't be disappointed!
If I can't persuade you, maybe the author can. Listen to Chioma reading from her book: Chioma reading from Bitter Leaf
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