On December 12,1963, Kenya gains its independence from the United Kingdom. Shortly after this time Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o’s began publishing his novels. His work is largely social commentary on Kenya and the ripples of colonialism in Kenyan culture. The River Between comes from this time in the 1960s when he was most prolific. The Wizard and the Crow came about during his renaissance back into the publishing scene.

Book Title: Wizard of the Crow

Book Author: Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o

Dewey Decimal Call Number: FIC NGU

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