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She would be king : a novel / Wayetu Moore.

Moore, Wayetu, (author,, narrator.). Brilliance Audio (Firm) (Added Author). Playaway Digital Audio. (Added Author). Findaway World, LLC. (Added Author).
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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library ACQ16880 (Text) NWBRG16880 New Audiovisual Materials On order -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781987145342
  • ISBN: 1987145348
  • Physical Description: 1 audio media player (approximately 9 hr., 45 min.) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Solon, Ohio : Findaway World, LLC, [2018]

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General Note:
Title from container.
"HD."
"LIGHT."
"Brilliance Audio."
Previously released by Brilliance Publishing, Inc., ℗2018.
Release date supplied by publisher.
Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player.
One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for listening.
Participant or Performer Note:
Performed by Wayetu Moore.
Summary, etc.:
"In the West African village of Lai, red-haired Gbessa is cursed at birth and exiled on suspicion of being a witch. Bitten by a viper and left for dead, she miraculously survives. On a plantation in Virginia, June Dey hides his unusual strength until a confrontation with the overseer forces him to flee. And in the blue mountains of Jamaica, Norman Aragon, the child of a white British colonizer and a Maroon slave, can fade from sight at will, just as his mother could. Gbessa, misunderstood by her own people, finds a new life with a group of African American settlers in the colony of Monrovia. When she meets June Dey and Norman Aragon, it isn't long before they realize that they are all cursed -- or, perhaps, uniquely gifted. Together they protect the weak and vulnerable, but only Gbessa can salvage the tense relationship between the settlers and the indigenous tribes. The all-seeing spirit of the wind weaves together their extraordinary stories. "If she was not a woman," the wind says of Gbessa, "she would be king.""-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Magic > Fiction.
Ability > Fiction.
Outcasts > Fiction.
Liberia > Fiction.
Genre: Magic realist fiction.
Historical fiction.
Audiobooks.

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