The House at Sugar Beach
In Search of A Lost African ChildhoodLarge Print - 2008
In the tradition of A Long Way Gone and Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight, a world-renowned journalist presents a haunting memoir of a war-torn Liberian childhood and her return to her native country, 20 years after her family's flight, to reunite with the foster sister they left behind.
Publisher: Detroit : Gale ; Waterville, Me : Thorndike Press 2008.
Branch Call Number: 966.6203092 C777c2
Characteristics: 517 p. : ill., geneal. table, map.
From Library Staff
Set in modern Liberia, the author traces her family’s history to slaves who returned to Africa from the U.S. to establish a colony in Liberia.
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