Anthills of the Savannah

Sometime back I finally read another book from Achebe. I liked this book, though not so much as the first one - Things fall apart. That was certainly Achebe's masterpiece and I was expecting something comparable when I sat down with this one. That is the folly of expectations and that is also the trouble … Continue reading Anthills of the Savannah

Things fall apart

I have been meaning to write this post since last week, but a busy travel schedule has kept me from it. Last wednesday, Chinua Achebe, the author of one of my beloved books, Things Fall Apart, was named for the 2nd Man Booker International award. Though I have read only one book from this author, … Continue reading Things fall apart