Adaku at the Homowo Festival
- SKU: BK2990
Age Range: 7 – 12 years
Twelve year old Adaku lives in Kumasi, in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. Her father is always telling his children stories about their tribe, the Gas. He believes that a person must know his roots.
During the school vacation, Adaku travels to the Greater Accra Region to spend the holidays with her grandparents in a large fishing village near Accra.
She arrives just before the Homowo festival of the Ga people, and is plunged into various strange and interesting activities.
Join Adaku as she learns about the history of her people and the Homowo festival.
Amy Owusua Asiedu is an Architect by profession. She was educated at Association International School in Accra, Aburi Girls' Secondary School, Aburi. Wesley Girls' High School, Cape Coast, and the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi.
She was an avid reader as a child, and grew up to love English Literature with a passion. She is married with three children, and lives in Accra.