Books by Albert Wendt (1)


Leaves of the Banyan Tree by Albert Wendt EN

Rating: 3.5     2 Votes
Country: Oceania / Samoa flag Samoa
An epic spanning three generations, Leaves of the Banyan Tree tells the story of a family and community in Western Samoa, exploring on a grand scale such universal themes as greed, corruption, colonialism, exploitation, and revenge. Winner of the 1980 New Zealand Wattie Book of the Year Award, it is considered a classic work of Pacific literature.
Recommended: 20 Feb 2022

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