The Death of Vivek Oji

Akwaeke Emezi (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$27.00  $24.84
Publisher
Riverhead Books
Publish Date
August 04, 2020
Pages
256
Dimensions
5.7 X 8.5 X 0.9 inches | 0.8 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780525541608

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About the Author

Akwaeke Emezi (they/them) is the author of three novels: The Death of Vivek Oji, a New York Times bestseller; Pet, a finalist for the National Book Award for Young People's Literature; and Freshwater, which was named a New York Times Notable Book and shortlisted for the PEN/Hemingway Award, the NYPL Young Lions Fiction Award, the Lambda Literary Award, and the Center for Fiction's First Novel Prize, among many other honors. Selected as a 5 Under 35 honoree by the New York Public Library, they are based in liminal spaces.

Reviews

Advance praise for The Death of Vivek Oji

"Electrifying" --O: The Oprah Magazine

"A testament to Emezi's immense literary prowess." --Elle

Praise for Awkaeke Emezi:

"Dazzling." --Los Angeles Times

"Extraordinarily powerful." --Edwidge Danticat, The New Yorker

"Remarkable and daring." --The New York Times Book Review

"The arrival of a major talent." --San Francisco Chronicle

"Akwaeke Emezi parts the seas of the self." --Vanity Fair

"Like watching the beginning of something big." --Vox