This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Accra - A city on the coast of Ghana where much of the action takes place.
Bamako - A village in the north where Ali's family lives.
Sweet Breezes Hill - A part of Accra where the Dakwas live.
Linga Hideaways - Ali's travel agency that includes offices in many countries.
Esi's Bungalow - Ali at first frequently visits here and then later much more infrequently.
Ali's Home - A large structure at the entrance to Nima from New Town.
Esi's Village - Where Ali and Esi marry.
Oko's Mother's House...
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