ISBN 9789988647759
Pages 94
Dimensions 210 x 148mm
Illustrations B/W Illustrations
Published 2011
Publisher Sub-Saharan Publishers, Ghana
Format Paperback

The Deliverer

by Kwabena F. Ankomah-Kwakye

The Deliverer was received a Burt Award for African Literature 2010. The Burt Award for African Literature is a new literary prize that the recognizes excellence in young adult fiction from Africa.

'Drop the stone, young man!' He screamed. Osei dropped the stone gently on the ground when he realised that the man had no arms and his garments were torn to shreds. He was a frightful sight to behold. With his chest still heaving up and down with rage he turned to find his friends standing around looking ashamed. 'When you are born to kill an elephant, you don't go bruising your knees chasing rats!' The strange man said.

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About the Author

Kwabena F. Ankomah-Kwakye

Kwabena F. Ankomah-Kwakye was born in April 1983 to a nurse and a chemist. He grew up with a strong passion for drama, art, essay writing and reading largely due to the influence of a particular primary school teacher. He graduated from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in 2006 with a BSc in Mechanical Engineering. Following his goal of becoming an expert in Engineering Project Financing, he branched into finance and banking after working for an engineering firm for two years.