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Imbolo Mbue - How Beautiful we Were

Author photo Imbolo Mbue and book cover for "How Beautiful We Were"
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New York Times best-selling novelist Imbolo Mbue’s new novel, "How Beautiful We Were," is a sweeping, wrenching story about the collision of a small African village and an American oil company.

Originally aired as The Book Show 1706.

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