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Powder necklace : a novel

Author: Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond
Publisher: New York : Washington Square Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Washington Square Press pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Rendered a foreigner among her own people when her mother sends her to school in their native Ghana, a young woman learns about the painful economic circumstances affecting the region, which sharply contrasts with her divorced parents' homes in England and America.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond
ISBN: 9781439126103 1439126100 9781439149119 1439149119
OCLC Number: 366530749
Description: 280 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond.

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Brew-Hammond attended secondary school in Ghana before moving to the U.S. and attending Vassar College. "Powder Necklace" is loosely based on her experiences as a multi-cultural student.  Read more...

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"Brew-Hammond's colorful descriptions of Ghana and emotionally honest style capture the reader's attention from the first page." --J.L. King, "New York Times" bestselling author

 
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