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Beneath the Lion's Gaze

A Novel

by Maaza Mengiste

Hardcover, 308 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $24.95 |


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An epic tale of a father and two sons, of betrayals and loyalties, of a family unraveling in the wake of Ethiopias revolution.

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Beneath The Lion's Gaze is Maaza Mengiste's first novel. She was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and now lives in New York. hide caption

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In Ethiopia, A Monarch Falls In 'The Lion's Gaze'

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