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The Clothes of Nakedness

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A portrayal of contemporary Ghanian urban society and working class lives.
Paperback, African Writers Series, 216 pages
Published May 19th 1998 by Heinemann Educational Books
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Bernie
Mar 29, 2019 rated it it was amazing
I delved into this book, while on a quest, to read more books by African authors. I enjoyed this story because it had a good plot, that was unlike any other that I have run across. I enjoyed meeting and getting to know most of the characters and hearing their stories. I absolutely hated the shady Mystic Mysterious, whose goal was to use and abuse the good folks he ran across, and turn their lives upside down, to benefit himself. I recommend this book. It kept me flipping pages, so I could see, w ...more
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Jul 19, 2012 rated it liked it
Wow - I kept waiting for a happy ending. But if this novel teaches you something it is that happy endings are rare once a cycle of thoughtlessness, waste and neglect begin to roll. I did enjoy the book, despite it being so depressing.
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