A Place in the World
Africana Homestead Legacy
Set in Baltimore, Ghana, and rural Georgia, a novel of love, marriage, betrayal, divorce, discovery, African heritage, international adoption, racism, and tragedy unfolds. Kwame and Evelyn adopt Kofi whom they adore. After divorce and remarriage, their nationalistic and interracial families clash. Caught between households, Kofi strives to find himself and battles dangerous anxiety attacks.
Family Relationships; Adoption; Divorce; Step parent; Interracial; adopted child; adoptive parents; international adoption; divorced parents; separate homes; co-parenting; step mother; step father; interracial family; interracial adoption
Black (Ghanaian) / White
divorced adoptive mother and father; adoptive mother and step father; adoptive father and step mother
love; Baltimore, Maryland; Accra, Ghana; Georgia; marriage; betrayal; different cultures; conflict
Frierson, Malcolm, "A Place in the World" (2011). DIVerse Families. 667.