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Travel the world without leaving your chair. If you are into cultural here are some cultural books from Gabon for the next part of the Read Around The World Challenge.


Awu's Story : A Novel by Justine Mintsa EN

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Country: Africa / Gabon flag Gabon
At the dawn of the twenty-first century, villages in the Fang region of northern Gabon must grapple with the clash of tradition and the evolution of customs throughout modern Africa. With this tension in the background, the passionate, deft, and creative seamstress Awu marries Obame, after he and his beloved wife, Bella, have been unable to conceive. Because all three are reluctant participants in this arrangement, theirs is an emotionally fraught existence. Through heartbreaking and disastrous events, Awu grapples with long-standing Fang customs that counter her desire to take full control of... continue
Tags: Set in GABON
Recommended: 10 Jan 2023

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