Beneath the Lion's Gaze

Beneath the Lion's Gaze

by Maaza Mengiste

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ISBN-13: 9780393338881
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date: 01/03/2011
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 308
Sales rank: 637,857
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Maaza Mengiste, a Pushcart Prize nominee, was named "New Literary Idol" by New York Magazine. Her work has appeared in the Baltimore Review and Ninth Letter, and has been translated and published into German and Romanian for Lettre International.

Steven Crossley has recorded over two hundred audiobooks and has won multiple AudioFile Earphones Awards. A graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, his audiobook performances cover an eclectic range of subjects in both fiction and nonfiction.

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"With...a compassionate imagination that transforms everything it touches on, Maaza Mengiste delivers an important story." —-Chris Albani, author of Graceland, a Today Show pick

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Beneath the Lion's Gaze 3.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 24 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I am living is Ethiopia at the time of Red Terror. Meaza Mengiste writes of what many experienced. Thank you, Meazi, for this story!
grandebouche More than 1 year ago
Highly recommended for readers of international literature.
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Stunning.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
One of the best, most moving books I've read in a long long time. Mengiste is one to watch.
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The most moving book I have read since Saramago's Blindness