Gyasi, Yaa

3 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...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2016

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GYA

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GYA

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: To mark its 100-year anniversary, the American Civil Liberties Union partners with award-winning authors Michael Chabon and Ayelet Waldman to bring together many of our greatest living writers, each contributing an original piece inspired by a historic ACLU case. On January 19, 1920, a small group of idealists and visionaries, including Helen Keller, Jane Addams, Roger Baldwin, and Crystal...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Avid Reader Press 2020

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 323.06 FIG