Introducing Detective Inspector Darko Dawson dedicated family man, rebel in the office, ace in the field and one of the most appealing sleuths to come along in years When we first meet Dawson, he s been ordered by his cantankerous boss to leave behind his loving wife and young son in Ghana s capital city to lead a murder investigation In a shady grove outside the small town of Ketanu, a young woman a promising medical student has been found dead under suspicious circumstances Dawson is fluent in Ketanu s indigenous language, so he s the right man for the job, but the local police are less than thrilled with an outsider s interference For Dawson, this sleepy corner of Ghana is rife with emotional land mines an estranged relationship with the family he left behind twenty five years earlier and the painful memory of his own mother s inexplicable disappearance Armed with remarkable insight and a healthy dose of skepticism, Dawson soon finds his cosmopolitan sensibilities clashing with age old customs, including a disturbing practice in which teenage girls are offered to fetish priests as trokosi, or Wives of the Gods Delving deeper into the student s haunting death, Dawson will uncover long buried secrets that, to his surprise, hit much too close to home. Best Read Wife of the Gods By Kwei Quartey For Kindle ePUB or eBook – bluevapours.co.uk
Kwei Quartey is a crime fiction writer and retired physician living in Pasadena, California Having practiced medicine forthan 20 years while simultaneously working as a writer, he has attained noteworthy achievements in both fields Dr Quartey balances the two professions by dedicating the early morning hours to writing before beginning a day in his clinic.Kwei Quartey attended medical school at Howard University in Washington, D.C In 1990, he began practicing medicine in California with HealthCare Partners Dr Quartey later founded the facility s wound care center while working as an urgent care physician.As a crime fiction writer, Kwei Quartey made the Los Angeles Times Bestseller List in 2009 The following year, the G.O.G National Book Club awarded him the title of Best Male Author Having published Wife of the Gods and Children of the Street, he is anticipating the release of a third novel in the series, Murder at Cape Three Points, in March 2014 Death at the Voyager Hotel, a mystery e novella not belonging to the series, was published August 2013 Dr Quartey is also a member of the Los Angeles chapter of Sisters in Crime, a fiction writers organization.
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- Wife of the Gods
- Kwei Quartey
- 25 August 2019 Kwei Quartey