How to Read the Air

by Dinaw Mengestu

Hardcover, 305 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $25.95 | purchase

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How to Read the Air
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The son of Ethopian immigrants decides to retrace the journey his parents took just after they moved to America, but before he was born, in order to make sense of the volatile generational and cultural ties that have forged him. By the author of The Beautiful Things that Heaven Bears.