Book: Taiye Selasi «Ghana Must Go»

Ghana Must Go

Kweku Sai is dead. A renowned surgeon and failed husband, he succumbs suddenly at dawn outside his home in suburban Accra. The news of Kweku's death sends a ripple around the world, bringing together the family he abandoned years before. Ghana Must Go is their story. Electric, exhilarating, beautifully crafted, Ghana Must Go is a testament to the transformative power of unconditional love, from a debut novelist of extraordinary talent. Moving with great elegance through time and place, Ghana Must Go charts the Sais' circuitous journey to one another. In the wake of Kweku's death, his children gather in Ghana at their enigmatic mother's new home. The eldest son and his wife; the mysterious, beautiful twins; the baby sister, now a young woman: each carries secrets of his own. What is revealed in their coming together is the story of how they came apart: the hearts broken, the lies told, the crimes committed in the name of love. Splintered, alone, each navigates his pain, believing...

Издательство: "Penguin Books Ltd." (2013)

Формат: 110x180, 336 стр.

ISBN: 978-0-241-96887-1

Купить за 1059 руб на Озоне

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Ghana — Ghanaian, Ghanian /gah nee euhn, gan ee /, n., adj. /gah neuh, gan euh/, n. 1. a republic in West Africa comprising the former colonies of the Gold Coast and Ashanti, the protectorate of the Northern Territories, and the U.N. trusteeship of… …   Universalium

  • Ghana — Infobox Country conventional long name = Republic of Ghana common name = Ghana national motto = Freedom and Justice national anthem = God Bless Our Homeland Ghana [http://www.emefa.myserver.org/Ghana.mp3] official languages = English capital =… …   Wikipedia

  • Ghana — <p></p> <p></p> Introduction ::Ghana <p></p> Background: <p></p> Formed from the merger of the British colony of the Gold Coast and the Togoland trust territory, Ghana in 1957 became the first sub… …   The World Factbook

  • Chief Justice of Ghana — Ghana This article is part of the series: Politics and government of Ghana …   Wikipedia

  • Mining in Ghana — Ghana s economy depends largely on exports of cocoa and gold. Other mineral commodities produced in the country were aluminum, bauxite, diamond, manganese, natural gas, petroleum, salt, and silver.Economic impactThe contribution of Ghana’s mining …   Wikipedia

  • Parliament of Ghana — Ghana This article is part of the series: Politics and government of Ghana …   Wikipedia

  • History of Ghana — The Republic of Ghana is named after the medieval West African Ghana Empire,[1] known to the dominant ethnic group the Soninke, as Wagadugu, which roughly translates to Land of Herds. The Empire became known in Europe and Arabia as the Ghana… …   Wikipedia

  • Mining industry of Ghana — accounts for 5% of the country s GDP and minerals make up 37% of total exports, of which gold contributes over 90% of the total mineral exports. Thus, the main focus of Ghana s mining and minerals development industry remains focused on gold.… …   Wikipedia

  • List of birds of Ghana — This is a list of the bird species recorded in Ghana. The avifauna of Ghana includes a total of 754 species, of which 6 are rare or accidental.This list s taxonomic treatment (designation and sequence of orders, families, and species) and… …   Wikipedia

  • Chinese people in Ghana — Total population 500 to 7,000 (c. 2008)[1][2] Regions with significant populations Accra[3] …   Wikipedia

  • Media of Ghana — The media of Ghana, now one of the most free in Africa, has previously undergone a series of government overthrows by military leaders and periods of severe restriction. Chapter 12 of the 1992 Constitution of Ghana guarantees freedom of the press …   Wikipedia