Adua

by Igiaba Scego (Author), Jamie Richards (Translator)

Adua, an immigrant from Somalia to Italy, has lived in Italy nearly forty years. She came seeking freedom from a strict father and an oppressive regime, but her dreams of becoming a film star ended in shame. A searing novel about a young immigrant woman's dream of finding freedom in Rome and the bittersweet legacies of her African past.

Book Details

Publication Date
May 22, 2017
Publisher
Page count
185
ISBN
9781939931474