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Colfer, Eoin

Summary: "Ebo is alone. His brother, Kwame, has disappeared, and Ebo knows it can only be to attempt the hazardous journey to Europe, and a better life, the same journey their sister set out on months ago. But Ebo refuses to be left behind in Ghana. He sets out after Kwame and joins him on the quest to reach Europe. Ebo's epic journey takes him across the Sahara Desert to the dangerous streets of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, an imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 COL

Quartey, Kwei.

Summary: Darko Dawson has just been promoted to Chief Inspector in the Ghana Police Service--the promotion even comes with a (rather modest) salary bump. But he doesn't have long to celebrate, because his new boss is transferring him from Accra, Ghana's capital, out to remote Obuasi, in the Ashanti region, an area now notorious for the illegal exploitation of its gold mines. The assignment will last at...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC QUA

Taylor, Ebo

Contents: Twer nyame -- Peace on earth -- Atwer abroba.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Mr Bongo 1978

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN TAY

Hartman, Saidiya V.

Summary: In Lose Your Mother, Saidiya Hartman traces the history of the Atlantic slave trade by recounting a journey she took along a slave route in Ghana. Following the trail of captives from the hinterland to the Atlantic coast, Hartman reckons with the blank slate of her own genealogy and vividly dramatizes the effects of slavery on three centuries of African and African-American history. The slave,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.362 HAR

Mahama, John Dramani

Summary: Set against a backdrop of post-colonial Africa, the vice president of Ghana recounts how he became involved in the nation's political turmoil when his minister-of-state father disappeared during a coup and was imprisoned for over a year.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 966.705 MAHAMA, JOHN DRAMANI MAH

Contents: Maya gari / Bokoor Band -- Egbe enyo / Brekete & the Big Beats -- Atiadele / Mangwana Stars -- Year yeah ku yeah / Bokoor Band -- Onukpa shwarpo / Bokoor Band -- There is time / Bokoor Band -- Trouble man / Bokoor Band -- Onam bebe basa / T.O. Jazz -- Anoma franoas / Oyikwam Internationals -- Now comes another day / Bokoor Band -- Been to / Bokoor Band -- Money in bed / Bokoor Band .

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Otrabanda 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN BOK

Contents: Gado (3:29) -- Naanigoo (3:20) -- Zambarima-waa (3:02) -- Kulnoli (2:14) -- Damba (3:10) --Gurinsi-waa (2:29) -- Ban nira yelgu (3:06) -- Madadaazie (5:24) --Sikare (4:11) -- Suberima kpeeru (4:14) -- Nayig'-naa zan bundan' bini (2:18) -- Wangarisi-waa (2:07) -- Num bie n-kpan (2:56) -- Kasuan kura (2:39) -- Nantoo nimdi (3:34).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rounder 1990

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN ABD

McFadden, Bernice L.

Summary: "Abeo Kata, a young woman must learn to love and trust again after experiencing the brutality of ritual servitude in West Africa."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Akashic Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCF

Taylor, Ebo

Contents: Heaven (6:06) ; Atwer abroba (8:15) (Ebo Taylor) -- Victory (Ebo Taylor & Uhuru-Yenzu) (4:23) -- Ohiani sua efir (Asaase Ase) (4:02) -- Kwaku ananse (Apagya Showband) (3:12) -- Peace on earth (7:48) ; Aba yaa (15:01) (Ebo Taylor) -- Ene nyame nam "a" mensuro (Pat Thomas & Ebo Taylor) (6:20) -- Tamfo nyi ekyir (Apagya Showband) (3:57) -- Love and death (Ebo Taylor & Uhuru-Yenzu) (8:23) -- Ohye...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Strut 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN TAY

Taylor, Ebo

Contents: Palaver -- Make you no mind -- Abebrese -- Help Africa -- Nyame dadaw.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in NEW Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN TAY

Acquaye, Saka.

Contents: Sugar soup -- Down the Congo -- Saturday night -- Drum festival -- Concomba -- Beyond Africa -- Congo beat -- Echoes of the African forest -- Bus conductor -- Ebony -- Kenya sunset -- Awuben -- Akudonno.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Nonesuch 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN ACQ

La Pierre, Yvette.

Summary: Introduces through text and photographs the land, history, government, people, and economy of Ghana.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications Co. 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 966.7 La Pierre

Ayisoba, Albert

Contents: Africa needs Africa / (feat. Wanlov da Kubolor & Big Gad) -- Wekana / (Feat. Zea) -- 1000 can die / (feat. M3nsa & Lee "Scratch" Perry) -- Grandfather song -- Depagara / (feat. Orlando Julius & Zenabu) -- Wine lange / (Feat. Sakuto Yongo) -- Anka yen tu kwai / (feat. Atinbila & Steven Anaho) -- Yalma dage wanga -- Ndeema.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Makkum Records 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN KIN

Contents: 1. Aja Wondo -- 2. Children Don't Cry -- 3. Do Your Own Thing -- 4. Obiara Wondo --5. Waiting For My Baby -- 6. Wope Me a Ka -- 7. Kana Soro -- 8. Gbei Kpakpa Hife Sika -- 9. Loose Up Yourself -- 10. I Beg -- 11. Abrabo -- 12. Say Min Sy Soh -- 13. God is Love.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN AFR

Summary: Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah was born in Ghana with a deformed right leg but he beat incredible odds and became a hero after riding a bicycle across the nation, with only one leg. He helped bring political and social change to Ghana.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Look Home Entertainment 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC EMM

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Emmanuel's 2005

Gyasi, Yaa

4 holds on 4 copies

Summary: "Two half sisters, Effia and Esi, unknown to each other, are born into two different tribal villages in 18th century Ghana. Effia will be married off to an English colonial, and will live in comfort in the sprawling, palatial rooms of Cape Coast Castle, raising half-caste children who will be sent abroad to be educated in England before returning to the Gold Coast to serve as administrators of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2016

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Contents: Dankasa -- Ma Nserew Me -- Me Yee Owu Den -- Break through -- Odofo Nyi Akyiri Biara -- Awula Bo Fee Ene -- Live in other world -- Mumunde -- More -- Ne Noya --Afe Ato Yen Bio -- Bgyegye No So -- Neriba Lanchina -- Come along.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Analog Africa 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN AFR

Annan, Kofi A. (Kofi Atta)

Summary: With eloquence and immediacy, Annan writes about the highs and lows of his years at the United Nations: from shuttle-diplomacy during crises such as Kosovo, Lebanon and Israel-Palestine to the wrenching battles over the Iraq War to the creation of the landmark Responsibility to Protect doctrine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ANNAN, KOFI A. ANN

KonKoma (Musical group)

Contents: Lie lie -- Sibashaya woza -- Handkerchief -- Shimmy nashi goro -- Kpanlogo -- Accra jump -- Niebakwa -- Another day -- Yoo eh -- Me-kyin-kyin -- Senture -- Jojo's song.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN KON

Blauer, Ettagale.

Summary: Presents an overview of Ghana, including its geography, history, industry, economy, and customs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 966.7 BLA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Milway, Katie Smith

Summary: Based on a true story, tells of how a poor Ghanaian boy buys a chicken through a community loan program, which eventually helps lift him, his mother, and his community out of poverty.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kids Can Press 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MIL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE MIL

Guy One

Contents: Po'ore Ye La Be De Geta Gurego (3:11) -- Bangere Tomme? (6:05) -- Ete Songo (3:41) -- N'yella Be Bobere? (4:22) -- Everything You Do, You Do For Yourself (4:26) -- Yelmengere De La Gu'usi (6:33) -- Nongre, Nongre -- Sugre, Sugre (5:12) -- Sella N'de Hu Dene (4:33)

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Philophon 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN GUY

Seprewa Kasa (Musical group)

Summary: The seprewa, a Ghanaian stringed instrument cousin to the kora of Mali, is highlighted by Seprewa Kasa, an ad hoc group formed to promote the instrument to a world audience.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverboat Records 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN SEP

Summary: This program focuses on the western African countries of Mali, Ghana, and Nigeria. In Bamako, Segou, and Djenne, Jonathan Dimbleby learns how mopeds are moving Mali into a better future; meets a traditional wedding singer whose songs are uncustomarily female-empowering; watches enterprising sand-diggers at work in the Niger River; and visits the intricate Djenne mosque. In Kumasi and Accra, he...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2010

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