We Need New Names

13,000 RWF
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Addressing the issues of Zimbabwean instability and continental migration, NoViolet presents a powerful narration from the perspective of a 10 year old girl affected by both.

Ten-year-old Darling has a choice:

It’s down, or out.

In a shanty called Paradise, Darling and her friends spend days stealing guavas and singing Lady Gaga, all while grasping at memories of life before and dreaming of escape – a dream that one day comes true for Darling. But, as Darling discovers, her new life in America is a far cry from what she imagines and this new world brings with it dangers of its own…