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Seasons of Beento Blackbird, The

by Akosua Busia

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Published by Brilliance Audio on MP3-CD Lib Ed .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction,
  • Abridged Audio - Fiction/General,
  • Unabridged Audio - Fiction/General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11843522M
    ISBN 101423353560
    ISBN 109781423353560

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The Seasons of Beento Blackbird marks the debut of Akosua Busia, an exciting and passionate new novelist. It is the story of Solomon Wilberforce, a magnetic and brilliant man who writes bestselling children's books under the name Beento Blackbird and who has dedicated himself to educating the far-flung children of African descent about their glorious heritage/5.

"The Seasons of Beento Blackbird" is an excellent novel that awakens your imagination to the creativity of a writer. Solomon Wilberforce is very passionate about the hero of his children's books, Beento Blackbird.

He spends a season in Ghana studying its rich, royal African history/5(29). "The Seasons of Beento Blackbird" is an excellent The book that awakens your imagination to the creativity of a writer.

Solomon Wilberforce is very passionate about the hero of his children's books, Beento Blackbird. He spends a season in Ghana studying its rich, royal African history/5(32). The Seasons of Beento Blackbird is overwhelming, it is one of the best book I have read, ever.

Set mostly in Ghana and the Caribbean, the scenic descriptions were lush, almost visual. The characters were rich in human spirit and intune with a higher power and were able to show the sacrificies made, when you truly love.5/5(5).

Writing under the name Beento Blackbird, Solomon Wilberforce writes bestselling books that reconnect Africa's children around the world with their glorious n's own personal life, however, is curiously disconnected.

He spends his winters on Cape Corcos Island with the midwife who /5(10). The Seasons of Beento Blackbird marks the debut of Akosua Busia, an exciting and passionate new novelist. It is the story of Solomon Wilberforce, a magnetic and brilliant man who writes bestselling children's books under the name Beento Blackbird and who has dedicated himself to educating the far-flung children of African descent about their glorious heritage/5(7).

The Seasons of Beento Blackbird Akosua Busia, Author Little Brown and Company $ (0p) The book Buy this book. Unabashedly sentimental and preachily uplifting, Busia's sprawling. Buy The Seasons of Beento Blackbird by Akosua Busia (Read by) online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 7 editions - starting at $ Shop now.5/5(1). The Seasons of Beento Blackbird marks the debut of Akosua Busia, an exciting and passionate new novelist.

It is the story of Solomon Wilberforce, a magnetic and brilliant man who writes bestselling children's books under the name Beento Blackbird and who has dedicated himself to educating the far-flung children of African descent about their glorious heritage/5(27).

The Seasons of Beento Blackbird marks the debut of Akosua Busia, an exciting and passionate new novelist. It is the story of Solomon Wilberforce, a magnetic and brilliant man who writes bestselling children's books under the name Beento Blackbird and who has dedicated himself to educating the far-flung children of African descent about their.

Get this from a library. The seasons of Beento Blackbird: a novel. [Akosua Busia] -- A New York writer's cozy arrangement--one wife in Africa, another in the Caribbean--comes unstuck when the African wife becomes pregnant. After giving birth to a son she flies to the Caribbean and.

FROM THE PUBLISHER - THE SEASONS OF BEENTO BLACKBIRD marks the debut of Akosua Busia, an exciting and passionate new novelist.

It is the story of Solomon Wilberforce, a magnetic and brilliant man who writes bestselling children s books under the name Beento Blackbird and who has dedicated himself to educating the far-flung children of African.

The Seasons of Beento Blackbird. By: This book was awesome and the author did an amazing job reading. The only thing I didn't like was the voice she used for the main character, Solomon, it was off putting. Otherwise, standing ovation for Ms. Busia. Book Description: Caribbean-born Solomon Wilberforce writes best-selling children’s books under the moniker Beento Blackbird.

He is an intense lover, spending each season with a different woman, but when life whisks him and he loves in a new direction, Solomon must to heart, mind, and spirit to know where — and with whom — he belongs.

The Seasons of Beento Blackbird A Novel (Book): Busia, Akosua: Reminiscent of the works of Terry McMillan, this contemporary novel tells of one man, the three women who love him, and the different cultures which lay claim to him.

Spending one season each year in three different locales--New York, the Caribbean, and Africa--Solomon Wilberforce has neatly compartmentalized his life--until a.

Caribbean-born Solomon Wilberforce writes best-selling children's books under the moniker Beento Blackbird. He is an intense lover, spending each season with a different woman, but when life whisks him and he loves in a new direction, Solomon must to heart, mind, and spirit to know where -- and with whom -- he Seasons of Beento /5(4).

Find out more about The Seasons of Beento Blackbird by Akosua Busia at Simon & Schuster. Read book reviews & excerpts, watch author videos & ed on: Decem THE SEASONS OF BEENTO BLACKBIRD. BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON BARNES & NOBLE GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe.

Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. A debut novel that could be a moveable feast of blackness and love as it moves across cultural and geographic boundaries is undercut by New Age clich‚s, Afrocentric politics, and an.

I read this book several years ago and enjoyed it. It was a pick for our book discussion group and was as enjoyable the second time around.

Busia's writing is descriptive and vivid as you can see the beautiful colors of the island, taste the rich ethnic foods, hear the ocean, smell the rain, and feel the anger, pain, tension, sadness, joy and love of the characters.

The author wrote a great /5(5). I suggested Beento Blackbird for my book club and recently re-read it. It was even better the second time around. This is on my top 10 list of all time favorite books. Busia, Akosua THE SEASONS OF BEENTO BLACKBIRD 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover Boston Little Brown and Company Very Good In Very Good dust Seller Rating: % positive.This book sparked one of the livelier discussions at my book club.

The Seasons of Beento Blackbird got stronger mixed reviews than other books we have read. I really, really liked it. You could say I loved it. For me it was right up there with Water for Elephants and The Help.Solomon Wilberforce, the protagonist of Akosua Busia's first novel, "The Seasons of Beento Blackbird," is a best-selling children's author--he writes under the pseudonym of Beento Blackbird--who Author: DAVID ULIN.