Marie Gisèle AKA AMANY|
An author from the Ivory Coast
writing in French
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Marie Gisèle Aka Amany was born in 1971 in Beyrouth. She lived in the Ivory Coast for many years but left that country when her husband was posted in Cameroun. She is fluent in French, English, Spanish and Russian. Since 1998, she has worked for Unicef and her postings included Senegal (2004-5) and Niger (2006). She is the mother of three children.
Les Haillons de l'amour [The Remnants of love]. Abidjan, CEDA , 1994. (124p.) ISBN: 286394 198 4. Novel.
A young girl is in love with her father. After some difficult times, she realises that he in unworthy of such love. Her father, a jealous and possessive man, then sets himself up in opposition to his daughter's new love affairs and tragedy ensues...
The University of Western Australia/French