A Small Silence

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Product Number: Z16587
Released: Oct 29, 2020
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ISBN: #9781980079088
Narrator/s: Akin Omotoso
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Imprisoned for ten years for his rage against society, activist and retired academic Prof resolves to live a life of darkness after his release from prison. He holes up in his apartment, pushing away friends and family, and embraces his status as an urban legend in the neighbourhood until a knock at the door shakes his new existence. His new visitor is Desire, an orphan and final year student, who has grown up idolising Prof, following a fateful encounter in her hometown of Maroko as a child. Tentatively, the two begin to form a bond, as she returns every night at 9pm to see him. However, the darkness of the room becomes a steady torment, that threatens to drive Desire away for good. A Small Silence is an intimate and evocative debut that charges us to look again at the alienating effects of trauma and the power of solitude and darkness to ignite the imagination.

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A Small Silence
Product Number: BX00282665
Product Number:CF0827
Product Number:Z16587

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Author(s): Jumoke Verissimo
Narrator(s): Akin Omotoso
Product Number CF0827
Released: Nov 15, 2020
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781980079040