When a baby girl is abandoned at birth, Reverend Arlington and his wife Ginny are only too happy to adopt her. The media cover this moving story, and a Nigerian woman living in England takes more than a passing interest in the Arlingtons. She decides that they world provide the right Christian home for her own baby, Chester. Shortly afterwards, Chester is delivered to social services with a letter explaining that the Arlingtons should be his new parents. So young Chester enters the vicarage of the sleepy seaside village of St Simon. He is the only black child for miles around. “The New Tribe” tells the story of Chester’s long search for his true identity, and the challenges he faces as a black child in a white family.
Adult Books, African Writers Series
To every birth its blood0 out of 5(0)
The many people of Alexandra Township are the characters in this book in which readers can discover the links in a chain of extended families, friendships, street gangs and political groups.SKU: n/a
Adult Books, African Writers Series, Children Books
A Squatter’s Tale0 out of 5(0)
A Squatter’s Tale is a 1997 novel by Nigerian author Ike Oguine. The novel focuses on the experience of African immigrants to the United States, and the challenges faced in the contemporary African diaspora. Other themes include discussion of African economic policies.SKU: n/a