Desta and King Solomon's Coin of Magic and Fortune

A moving and riveting Ethiopian epic novel--a family saga, spanning three generations and dealing with their dark and mysterious past, set in a magical mountainous countryside, in a world of monkeys, goats and spirits.

A seven-year old boy named Desta dreams of climbing one of the mountains that circle his valley to touch the sky and feel the clouds in his hands. . . More

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Words: 178,800
Language: English
ISBN: 9781301970681
About Getty Ambau

Getty Ambau is the author the DESTA series. Desta, the lead character in the story, is on an epic adventure to find a three-thousand year-old magic coin and unite it with the one his family owns. Prophesied since ancient time, this union is believed to benefit all mankind. . . Like Harry Potter or The Book Thief, these books can be read by all ages.

The first volume, DESTA AND KING SOLOMON'S COIN OF MAGIC AND FORTUNE, was a winner of Moonbeam's Young Adult Book award and Independent Publishers Children Book award. The second volume, DESTA AND WINDS OF WAHSAA UMERA, was featured in the February 2014 issue of Kirkus Reviews magazine and their digital copy. The third volume, DESTA: TO WHOM LIONS BOW, was a winner of Moonbeam's 2014 Young Adult Book Award.

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