Gyasi's book is one of enormous sweep and emotional power that traces two, 18th century, Ghana-born half-sisters, Effia and Esi's and their descendants through centuries of warfare in Ghana, the slave trade and British colonization and into America. Explore the remarkable world of Effia and Esi.
In Words on Wednesday, expect
stimulating conversation about fiction and nonfiction titles selected by Adult
and Teen Services librarians. Copies are available at the Main Library one
month before the discussion.
Learn more about all of our monthly book discussions.