Gaile Parkin

Gaile Parkin

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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: 3.67 · 3,550 ratings · 784 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
Baking Cakes in Kigali
3.68 of 5 stars 3.68 avg rating — 3,434 ratings — published 2009 — 29 editions
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When Hoopoes go to Heaven
3.47 of 5 stars 3.47 avg rating — 116 ratings — published 2010 — 8 editions
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Way Ahead
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Baking Cakes in Kigali When Hoopoes go to Heaven
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