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Running the rift : a novel

Author: Naomi Benaron
Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Rwandan runner Jean Patrick Nkuba dreams of winning an Olympic gold medal and uniting his ethnically divided country, only to be driven from everyone he loves when the violence starts, after which he must find a way back to a better life.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Naomi Benaron
ISBN: 9781616200428 1616200421
OCLC Number: 712124009
Awards: Winner, Bellwether Prize for Fiction, 2010
Description: 365 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Naomi Benaron.

Abstract:

Rwandan runner Jean Patrick Nkuba dreams of winning an Olympic gold medal and uniting his ethnically divided country, only to be driven from everyone he loves when the violence starts, after which he must find a way back to a better life.
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