Wizard of the Crow

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Wizard of the Crow
First edition
Author Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o
Country Kenya
Publisher Harvill Secker
Publication date
ISBN 1-84655-034-3
OCLC 315389356

Wizard of the Crow (2006) is a novel written by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o, his first novel in more than twenty years. The story is set in the imaginary Free Republic of Aburĩria, autocratically governed by one man, known only as the Ruler.[1] The novel received the 2008 Tähtifantasia Award for the best foreign fantasy novel released in Finland in 2007.


  1. ^ "Wizard of the Crow". Anchor Books (Knopf Doubleday). Retrieved 19 September 2014.