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Alexandra Fuller was born in England in 1969 and in 1972 she moved with her family to a farm in Rhodesia. After that country's civil war in 1981, the Fullers moved first to Malawi, then to Zambia. Fuller's first book, Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood, was a national best-seller, a New York Times Notable Book of 2002, and a finalist for the Guardian First Book Award and was chosen the BookSense Best Nonfiction Book of the Year 2002.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Zimbabwe -- History -- Chimurenga War, 1966-1980 -- Veterans.
Zimbabwe -- Social conditions -- 1980-
Zambia -- Social conditions -- 1964-
Zimbabwe -- Description and travel.
Zambia -- Description and travel.