Elaine Neil Orr with 'A Different Sun'

Elaine OrrNC State professor and author of Gods of Noonday Elaine Neil Orr returns to Africa for an historical novel. She visits with A Different Sun on Tuesday, April 9, at 7:30 p.m. "Extraordinary...grips the imagination and doesn't let go." - Sena Jeter Naslund (bestselling author of Ahab's Wife).

Event date: 
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
3522 Wade Ave
27607-4048 Raleigh
A Different Sun: A Novel of Africa Cover Image
ISBN: 9780425261309
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Published: Berkley Books - April 2nd, 2013

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Gods of Noonday: A White Girl's African Life Cover Image
ISBN: 9780813925103
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Published: University of Virginia Press - August 16th, 2005

The daughter of medical missionaries, Elaine Neil Orr was born in Nigeria in 1954, in the midst of the national movement that would lead to independence from Great Britain. But as she tells it in her captivating new memoir, Orr did not grow up as a stranger abroad; she was a girl at home--only half American, the other half Nigerian.

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