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The Resource Wife of the gods : a novel, Kwei Quartey

Wife of the gods : a novel, Kwei Quartey

Label
Wife of the gods : a novel
Title
Wife of the gods
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Kwei Quartey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An original debut novel set in Ghana, is the story of Detective Inspector Darko Dawson, who is sent from the big city to the village of Ketanu to solve the murder of an accomplished young AIDS worker. Darko's own mother disappeared from this same village many years ago, and as the mystery unfolds, the reader meets a rich cast of characters, and learns about Trokosi, a system where young teenage girls are sent to live with fetish priests to bring good fortune to their families. Darko explores the motivations and secrets of the residents of Ketanu, and in addition to solving a recent murder, discovers the shocking truth about his own mother's disappearance
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3617.U37
LC item number
W54 2009
Literary form
fiction
Label
Wife of the gods : a novel, Kwei Quartey
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
BOY-8040
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 317 p.
Isbn
9781400067596
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008032579
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Label
Wife of the gods : a novel, Kwei Quartey
Publication
Control code
BOY-8040
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 317 p.
Isbn
9781400067596
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008032579
Other physical details
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