One Day I Will Write about This Place: A Memoir, Paperback
""A Kenyan ""Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man ."" . . suffused by a love affair with language."" Publishers Weekly,"" Top Ten Books of 2011In this vivid and compelling memoir, Binyavanga Wainaina tumbles through his middle-class Kenyan childhood out of kilter with the world around him. In ""One Day I Will Write About This Place,"" named a 2011 ""New York Times ""notable book, Wainaina brilliantly evokes family, tribe, and nationhood in joyous, ecstatic language.""