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    Meshack Asare is the 2015 recipient of the NSK NEUSTADT PRIZE FOR CHILDREN'S LITERATURE and the first African to win the award.

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Elma Shaw

Elma Shaw

Author Elma Shaw holds degrees in Communication Media and Film and Video from American University. She currently lives in Monrovia, Liberia with her husband and their two children. Redemption Road is her first novel. Visit Liberia Stories to read her blog.

Books authored by Elma Shaw

Redemption Road Redemption Road

Elma Shaw

ISBN 9780980077414 | 240 pages | 216 x 140 mm | 2008 | Cotton Tree Press, Liberia | Paperback

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