Mwangi continues to be a prolific writer. His latest novel, The Boy Gift, will be released in 2006. Suitable for adults and young adults alike, it is about the confusion caused by the birth of a light-skinned, green-eyed baby in the Bush Hospital. While political aspirations and intrigue surround the birth of the boy, at the emotional and psychological levels the author explores a community’s reaction to the strange and inexplicable
Readers interested in fast-paced stories that impart considerable information on contemporary obstacles to rural development and healthcare are encouraged to continue reading the impressive list of novels published by Meja Mwangi.