Fiction Books:

Silhouettes of a Treasured Heritage


Paperback / softback

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

Silhouettes of a Treasured Heritage by Stella Osammor
Sorry, this product is not currently available to order


Silhouettes of a Treasured Heritage is a fictional narrative, which examines the consequences of being a person of racially mixed parentage in our world today. It is a thrilling and critical appreciation of such experiences as told by Miranda - the heroine; experiences that would be familiar to many people of similar background. The novel uniquely and dispassionately explores issues from both sides of the racial divide. It challenges stereo-typical perceptions; love and hate, power and influence. It is a story of healing, of hope and of promise for a racially divided world. Miranda takes the reader through her life in Britain, Ghana and the USA. "Am I 'White' or 'Black'," she asks?

Author Biography

Stella Osammor is a lawyer by training and a member of the British Law Society. She worked as a journalist in the 70s with the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation, Lagos. She's been resident in Britain since 1983 and lives with her husband and family. Her first novel "The Triumph of the Water Lily" was in the final shortlist of the Association of Nigerian authors (ANA) award 1996; a 'bestseller' and used as a literary text by educational institutions in Nigeria. Her second novel Silhouettes of a Treasured Heritage is a recommended text for second cycle schools in Ghana and was also a recommended reading text at Princeton University USA.
Release date NZ
July 13th, 2017
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations, black and white
Delta-Maria Publishing House
Product ID

Customer reviews

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
Filed under...

Buy this and earn 127 Banana Points