This novel is about a town on the edge of the diamond fields of Sierra Leone, blessed but at the same time cursed by the jewel. Adama and her husband Silakeh make a stop in the town on their way to Kono and decide to stay. Tragedy strikes when Silakeh is killed in a mining accident. Adama is forces to navigate the socio-cultural nuances of her adopted community as a single mother with deep convictions rooted in the Muslim faith of her upbringing.

Landscape of Memories 2015, Sierra Leonean Writers Series

ISBN-13: 9789991054025

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