Set in a small mining town in Democratic Republic of the Congo, this powerful play follows Mama Nadi, a shrewd businesswoman in a land torn apart by civil war. But is she protecting or profiting by the women she shelters? How far will she go to survive? Can a price be placed on human life?
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Review: RuinedUser Review - Gabrielle Brewer-Wallin - Goodreads
I liked the voices of the characters -- the plot was strong and the topic shocking and engaging... but after the reading the introduction by Kate Whoriskey, I was hoping for a more complex story or structure. Read full review
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