Objects & Places from A Grain of Wheat

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This is the village where most of the novel takes place.

Kihika's Bible

This is left behind by its owner the day he is captured.


This is where many of the British work, and a train runs through the city.


This is a concentration camp.

Prospero in Africa

This is the title of Thompson's planned treatise.

The Iron Snake

This is the name the Kenyans give the train.

The Carved Stool

This is what Gikonyo wants to give his wife shortly after they are married.

The Panga Handle

This is what Gikonyo carves for Mumbi to win her affections.

The Trench

This is what the government forces the villagers to work on during the period of political turmoil.

Mahee Police Post

This is where Kihika sets prisoners free.

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