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Mount Pleasant
by Patrice Nganang

    Publication Date: Apr 11, 2017
    List Price: $18.00
    Format: Paperback, 384 pages
    Classification: Fiction
    ISBN13: 9781250118417
    Imprint: Picador
    Publisher: Macmillan Publishers
    Parent Company: Holtzbrinck Publishing Group

    Paperback Description:

    "Patrice Nganang’s dazzling novel [stands] in a league of its own, so different from the great majority of novels by African writers in the past fifty or sixty years." —Charles R. Larson, Counterpunch

    "Cameroonian writer Nganang delivers a modern epic, tinged with liberal doses of magical realism, of life in his country’s colonial era … An elegantly drawn and engaging world of a sort unknown to most readers—but one they’ll be glad to have visited." —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)