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Red dust road : an autobiographical journey

Author: Jackie Kay
Publisher: New York : Atlas, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"At the age of 29, Kay embarks on a search for her birth parents, her head full of the stories her mother invented about an African chief torn away from his Scottish true love. What follows is a journey that zigzags between Lagos and Aberdeen, the bizarre and the domestic, in a quixotic search for that spark of connection to family"--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Jackie Kay; Jackie Kay
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jackie Kay
ISBN: 9781935633341 : 1935633341
OCLC Number: 668194632
Notes: "First published in the United Kingdom by Picador, an imprint of Pan Macmillan"--T.p. verso.
Description: 288 p. ; 19 cm.
Responsibility: Jackie Kay.

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"At the age of 29, Kay embarks on a search for her birth parents, her head full of the stories her mother invented about an African chief torn away from his Scottish true love. What follows is a journey that zigzags between Lagos and Aberdeen, the bizarre and the domestic, in a quixotic search for that spark of connection to family"--Jacket.

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