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Imbolo Mbue

Imbolo Mbue is a native of the seaside town of Limbe, Cameroon. She holds a BS from Rutgers University and an MA from Columbia University. A resident of the United States for more than a decade, she lives in New York City.

Behold the Dreamers, her critically acclaimed debut novel, won the 2017 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction and was named by The New York Times and The Washington Post as one of the notable books of 2016. It was also named as a best book of 2016 by NPR, Kirkus Reviews, the San Francisco Chronicle, The Guardian and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. The novel also won the 2017 Blue... Read More

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Behold the Dreamers (Oprah's Book Club)
Written by Imbolo Mbue
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | June 2017
$17.00/23.00(Canada) | 978-0-525-50971-4 (0-525-50971-2)

A compulsively readable debut novel about marriage, immigration, class, race, and the trapdoors in the American Dream—the unforgettable story of a young Cameroonian couple making a new life in New York just as the Great Recession upends the economy

New York Times Bestseller • Winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award • Longlisted for the PEN/Open Book Award... Read more






Behold the Dreamers (Oprah's Book Club)
Written by Imbolo Mbue
Random House | Hardcover | August 2016
$28.00/37.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-9848-1 (0-8129-9848-0)

A compulsively readable debut novel about marriage, immigration, class, race, and the trapdoors in the American Dream—the unforgettable story of a young Cameroonian couple making a new life in New York just as the Great Recession upends the economy

New York Times Bestseller • Winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award • Longlisted for the PEN/Open Book Award... Read more






How Beautiful We Were
Written by Imbolo Mbue
Random House | Hardcover | June 16, 2020
$28.00/37.00(Canada) | 978-0-593-13242-5 (0-593-13242-4)

From the celebrated author of the New York Times bestseller Behold the Dreamers comes a sweeping novel about the collision of a small African village and a powerful American oil company.

"We should have known the end was near."

So begins Imbolo Mbue's exquisite and devastating novel How Beautiful We Were. Set... Read more






How Beautiful We Were
Written by Imbolo Mbue
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | June 16, 2020
$30.00/40.00(Canada) | 978-0-593-21330-8 (0-593-21330-0)

From the celebrated author of the New York Times bestseller Behold the Dreamers comes a sweeping novel about the collision of a small African village and a powerful American oil company.

"We should have known the end was near."

So begins Imbolo Mbue's exquisite and devastating novel How Beautiful We Were. Set... Read more





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