Gaile Parkin





Gaile Parkin


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Zambia
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Born and raised in Zambia, Gaile Parkin has lived and worked in many African countries. Her first job was in a Soweto still simmering from the violent uprising of the school students who had begun to loosen apartheid's control of the education system in South Africa. More recently she has worked in Rwanda, counselling women and girls who had survived the genocide. A published author of numerous school textbooks and children's books, Gaile has only recently turned her hand to writing fiction for adults.

Average rating: 3.66 · 4,516 ratings · 916 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
Baking Cakes in Kigali

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When Hoopoes Go to Heaven

3.58 avg rating — 193 ratings — published 2010 — 9 editions
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