When I first saw Darmani’s Grief Child in the bookstore and looked at the title, many synonyms came to mind sorrow, pain, anguish, misery. User Review – Flag as inappropriate. I luv the book faceless is so educatin. In the book tsuru did nt carry out her responsibility over her children,nd. The Paperback of the Grief Child by Lawrence Darmani at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.

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In Buama, Adu discovers a foster family in the form grjef his teachers — Ofori and Beckie. This means, failure strengths us to be stronger to face the future and enjoy the good bad of failure.

Grief Child by Lawrence Darmani

It is not surprising that in many instances the writer appears preachy and deliberately infuses excerpts that would be conceived as telling and not showing. Beautifully written story of good overcoming evil. The greatest weakest of the story was, it couldn’t explain further about what happened to the people who helped Afolabi in reaching his goal. Would like to hear your opinion. Grace Quainoo rated it did not like it Aug 29, Dear Martin Uchenna, I am so glad that this has been helpful.


Consequently, he abandoned the village and left his farm in the care of Nimo. It was the best crush of my life.

Grief Child

I have one at home, read by my first boy who is in SHS 2. Replaying Societal Ills on Stage Image courtesy of Google Writing within a context of a geographical region troubled by social, politi I think it is a book worth reading right from the J. This book is one history.

I think it is a book that will do for young adults. We would like to read and discover what has contributed to her guarded interaction with or about the story of Yeboah. In this novel, myth interlocks with reality where they progress in parellel adding suspense to the plot.

Oct 09, Addo Benjamin armah rated it it was amazing. In addition, when Yeboah discovers that Ama is his daughter, the reader knows that things will never be the same again in this story.

Gabrielle rated it it was amazing Aug 04, Thanks for telling us about the problem. It was about a boy who lost his whole family what his life was like after that. Refresh and try again. In this village midnight w It was midnight.

The greatest strength of the story is when Afolabi thought of going to school even though there was no hope. Sep 09, Bra Anyaa rated it it was amazing. Structured into two parts, the novel is fairly easy to read and to keep track of events as they unfold.


This book is on of the best and interesting novels I have ever read. I like emotional dsrmani like Had I known, Until my last breath and The World Is Dynamic these are African book I have read in my country but none of them can be compared in terms of emotion. Feb 19, Harry Danwonno rated it it was amazing. The book, Grief Child is well written. Is Darmanni Child a novel worth our reading?

Lawrence Darmani

Writing 15 September at Adu, a happy preteen boy larence with his family in Susa, a village located in the South of Ghana. We are able to grieve for our lost values as a people, our identity, our sense of belonging, our rootedness as a people amongst many other factors that characterise us as a community.

This book really deserve the award. It is in fact a quick read.