Gus Dixon is campaigning for the payment of reparations to Africa by European governments. He needs leading Africans to help so is attracted to Nigerian politician, Dr Akinye Okigbo. Okigbo sees in Gus a tool to further his political ends - by stealing a priceless mask called the "Dancing Face".
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'This book is brutal, deep, cunning and unbearably beautiful' Yasmin Alibhai-Brown, Independent 'Phillips's writing is charming, cosmopolitan and full of wit...The pace is fast, and the action thrilling. But what makes The Dancing Face stand out is its array of compelling characters and the subtle interplay between them' TLS
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Book Description Harper Collins, London Uk, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Gus Dixon, a mixed race university lecturer become sinvolved with a campaignt o make reparation to Africa. An African exile Dr Okigbo is recruited to help his cause but his aim is to steal a priceless African mask - the Dancing Face, 256 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 009833
Book Description Collins Crime, London, 1997. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # 000847
Book Description London: Harper Collins, 1997, 1997. First UK edition. Novel from the Black British writer. Near fine in similar d/w. Bookseller Inventory # F067
Book Description HarperCollins, London, 1997. Original Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Bold author signature on title page. Browning to page edges. Slight surface wear to jacket. First printing. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 006211
Book Description London: HarperCollins, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. First UK edition. Murder, kidnapping, espionage, blackmail from the Black British crime writer. Boldly SIGNED. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # J010
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