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Suppers Of Many Dishes Linda D. Powell

Suppers Of Many Dishes

Linda D. Powell

Published August 19th 2008
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Kindle Edition
552 pages
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A synopsis of the novel,__SUPPERS OF MANY DISHES__A male child is born in the home of a traditional birth attendant. The child lives with his grandmother but later gets back to his mother, the fourth wife in a family of eight wives and forty sixMoreA synopsis of the novel,__SUPPERS OF MANY DISHES__A male child is born in the home of a traditional birth attendant. The child lives with his grandmother but later gets back to his mother, the fourth wife in a family of eight wives and forty six children.The child learns to fight. His attack against a bigger cousin earns him a “transfer” to his father’s business abode. He further gets transferred to live with his maternal uncle. He goes to school and wins admission into an elite Secondary School.A civil war breaks out and the village boy comes back to his “roots” and to the vicissitudes of war. As the civil war ends and the rustic village boy goes to the Medical School, he finds his love.Disgust with the system lures him into politics and he nearly loses his life. He escapes in one piece and decides to call it quits.