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A Slim Queen in a Palanquin

GHS 15.00

Introduce your children to this beautifully-illustrated trilogy of verses and chants from the famed poet, Atukwei Okai.

A Slim Queen in a Palanquin is a collection of verses and chants for children. And it comes at last to fill the long-starved world of our children with music and fantasy, beauty and joy.

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”Atukwei Okai has more skill with purely rhythmic effect than any other living poet. Okai has little hauteur. His windows lie open, and between the panes drift love and lush vegetation. Poetry is what happens when the air-conditioning fails.” Robert Fraser, West African Poetry, A Critical History

Weight 0.200 kg

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