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Author Fuller, Alexandra, 1969- author.

Title Leaving before the rains come / Alexandra Fuller. [Axis 360 electronic resource]

Publication Info. New York : Penguin Press, 2015.
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Description 1 online resource (258 pages)
Summary The author of Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight traces her post-divorce confrontation of an upbringing in Africa that was overshadowed by the Rhodesian wars, her complicated parents and her courtship with her ex-husband. --Publisher's description.
Contents And away we fly -- Madness in prescribed doses -- Decisions by Dionysus -- Mr. adventure's immunity -- Marital advice from a mildly stoned cook -- Marriage vows in the time of malaria -- Continental drift -- Marriage advice from the end of the world -- Signal flags -- The midday sun -- Last call on the African queen -- This grand inheritance -- Marriage in the time of cholera -- Babies in the time of yellow fever -- Mad beans, time, and ghosts -- The river runner and the rat race -- Fortune teller fish -- Falling -- Broken -- Cry for a whole people.
Subject Fuller, Alexandra, 1969-
Fuller, Alexandra, 1969- -- Divorce.
Fuller, Alexandra, 1969- -- Family.
Divorced women -- United States -- Biography.
Divorce -- Psychological aspects.
Zimbabwe -- Social life and customs.
Genre Electronic books.
Added Author Baker & Taylor Axis 360
Other Form: Print version: Fuller, Alexandra, 1969- author. Leaving before the rains come 9781594205866 (DLC)bl2014055302 (OCoLC)900011262
ISBN 9780698145610 electronic bk.
0698145615 electronic bk.
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