We are happy to announce Homecoming by Yaa Gyasi as our book of the month!
There’s been huge buzz about Homecoming, and we are excited that it’s finally here. Homecoming, by first time novelist, Yaa Gyasi, is a turbulent story of a family and the bestiality of colonial slave trades in eighteenth century Ghana. At the center of story, are two half sisters, Effia and Esi. The novel is replete with both drama and intrigue and will evoke many emotions in readers.
The novel will be published in the US on June 7th, 2016.
Afriadiaspora will be having an exclusive interview with the author, Yaa Gyasi. Stay tuned!