Monday, 7 February 2011
I discovered Helon Habila when I read Measuring Time, but it was his first novel, Waiting for an Angel, that really resonated with me. I would recommend both books. The first because it expanded my anaemic knowledge of Northern Nigeria and the second because I was alive in the Nigeria he describes yet I never knew how bad military rule was. Anyway, here are some tips from the Caine Prize winner himself. Read here.