"A fine novel, deeply evocative of the devastated cities of the Angolan interior..."
Aidan McQuade, author of The Undiscovered Country
"An atmospheric jigsaw puzzle of a novel that fits together, stage by stage, from a series of vivid episodes...a memorable debut"
Emily Midorikawa, author of A Secret Sisterhood
"Totally gripped... I come away moved, desperately sad, and somehow also hopeful - because, with this story, A.B. Kyazze holds up both the dark and the light of humanity"
Julia Crouch, author of Her Husband's Lover
"A story of love and the power of family, set in the dying days of Angola's brutal 26-year old civil war... The finale is as thrilling as it was unexpected"
Oscar Scafidi, author of Kayak the Kwanza