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An African Affair

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An international thriller shot through with journalistic intrigue, political corruption, and romance that may not be what it seems.

After the assassination of a prominent Nigerian politician, New York journalist Lindsay Cameron moves to Lagos to follow a trail of corruption, drug smuggling and murder. What begins with a coveted and exclusive interview with President Michael Olumide quickly spirals into something darker and increasingly dangerous. When two high-profile figures on opposite sides of the political spectrum-Olumide's most trusted adviser and his archrival for the presidency-are killed in suspiciously quick succession, Olumide's promise to hold free elections is cast in doubt. As Lindsay races her colleagues to penetrate the intricate network of Western officials, foreign correspondents, and CIA agents who run the Nigerian show, her entanglement with a rare art dealer leads her into terrain that's unfamiliar in every respect-from matters of the heart to matters of politics and trade that have enshrouded an entire nation in greed and corruption of deadly proportions.

Set in the mid-1990s flux of worldwide insurrections and war, Nina Darnton's debut presents an ambiance that's as lushly exotic as it is unstable.

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Hardback Editions

July 2011 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: AN African Affair: A Novel
Author(s): Nina Darnton
ISBN: 0-670-02288-8 / 978-0-670-02288-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Viking
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Paperback Editions

May 2012 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: An African Affair: A Novel
Author(s): Nina Darnton
ISBN: 0-452-29802-4 / 978-0-452-29802-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Plume
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Audio Editions

2011 : USA Audio CD
thumbTitle: An African Affair (Unabridged Audio CDs)
Author(s): Nina Darnton
ISBN: 1-4618-0752-2 / 978-1-4618-0752-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Recorded Books
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Kindle Editions

July 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: An African Affair: A Novel
Author(s): Nina Darnton
Publisher: Plume
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