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Carole Enahoro


Carole Enahoro was born in London of a Nigerian father and an English mother, and grew up in Nigeria, Britain and Canada, and still shares her time among the three. With a background in art history and film, she has worked as a filmmaker, journalist and lecturer, while pursuing an abiding interest in political and social issues. She is currently pursuing doctoral studies in the UK researching spatial practice, power and satire in Nigeria's capital. This is her first novel.

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Doing Dangerously Well
Written by Carole Enahoro

Trade Paperback | 480 pages | Vintage Canada | Fiction
978-0-307-35691-8 (0-307-35691-4)

May 17, 2011 | $19.95

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Doing Dangerously Well
Written by Carole Enahoro

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ISBN: 9780307356918
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A dark comedy about disaster capitalism, cutthroat office politics, vicious sibling rivalry, hapless do-gooderism and the corporatization of water.

When a humanitarian catastrophe strikes Nigeria, an unforgettable cast of Machiavellian opportunists and quixotic do-gooders swoop in to make the most of the tragedy.


Some time in the near future, Kainji Dam, the engineering...

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Doing Dangerously Well
Written by Carole Enahoro

eBook | pages | Random House Canada | Fiction
978-0-307-37416-5 (0-307-37416-5)

May 11, 2010 | $13.99

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Doing Dangerously Well
Written by Carole Enahoro

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ISBN: 9780307374165
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A dark comedy about disaster capitalism, cutthroat office politics, vicious sibling rivalry, hapless do-gooderism and the corporatization of water.

When a humanitarian catastrophe strikes Nigeria, an unforgettable cast of Machiavellian opportunists and quixotic do-gooders swoop in to make the most of the tragedy.


Some time in the near future, Kainji Dam, the engineering...

Also available as a trade paperback.