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Adwoa Badoe

Biography

Adwoa Badoe

Adwoa Badoe is a Ghanaian-born physician, storyteller, educator, writer and African dance instructor. She is the author of the novel BETWEEN SISTERS --- as well as several picture books --- including THE POT OF WISDOM, illustrated by Baba Wagué Diakité and NANA'S COLD DAYS, illustrated by Bushra Junaid.

Adwoa Badoe

Books by Adwoa Badoe

by Adwoa Badoe - Coming of Age, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Young Adult 13+
For 18 year-old Charlotte, university life is better than she’d ever dreamed. Most of all, Charlotte is exposed to new ideas and in 1981 Ghana, this may be the most exciting --- and most dangerous --- adventure of all. At first Charlotte basks in her wonderful new freedom, especially being out of the watchful eye of her controlling and opinionated father. She suddenly finds herself with no shortage of male attention.But Ghana is fraught with a history of conflict. And in the middle of her freshman year, the government is overthrown and three judges are abducted and murdered.