Feeling like an outsider when she visits her relatives in Puerto Rico for the first time, eleven-year-old Felita tries to come to terms with the heritage she always took for granted.
|LC Classifications||PZ7.M7276 Go 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||192 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||192|
|ISBN 10||0803702698, 0803703384|
|LC Control Number||85020621|
A literary DNA test of Homegoing would reveal it to be a direct descendant of Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart; but whilst the latter is a pioneering attempt at a coherent English-language novel that explores the sociopolitical impact of British colonialism on the Nigerian native, Ms Gyasi’s book suffers under the weight of its own scope and,/5. Oct 02, · Going Home: A Novel (The Survivalist Series Book 1) - Kindle edition by A. American. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Going Home: A Novel (The Survivalist Series Book 1)/5(K). Homegoing is the debut historical fiction novel by Yaa Gyasi, published in Each chapter in the novel follows a different descendant of an Asante woman named Maame, starting with her two daughters, who are half sisters, separated by circumstance: Effia marries James Collins, the British governor in charge of Cape Coast Castle, while her half-sister Esi is held captive in the dungeons lfcmalta.com: Yaa Gyasi. Jun 07, · Book Review: 'Homegoing,' By Yaa Gyasi Yaa Gyasi's debut novel traces the terrible impact of slavery on generations of an African family, beginning with two .
May 02, · It was really important to me that if I was going to write a book that dealt with the legacy of slavery, that I would be able to show it from the beginning to the end, not just what it meant in the eighteenth century in Ghana and America, but what it means now to Ghanaians and to Americans. So this book was a kind of attempt to restore home /5(30). Going Home / The Book. likes. Going Home is a book of a southern dysfunctional love lfcmalta.comers: Jun 13, · Gyasi, who was born in Ghana and immigrated to the United States with her family at the age of 2, has spoken of Ghanaians’ “complicity” with the British slave trade. That characterization. Feb 28, · From the very beginning, I couldn't put Coming Home down. As you read the book, you feel as though you are part of the story, and you celebrate Judith's triumphs, and suffer through her tradedies as if you were actually there. The wonderful detail that /5.
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