Desta and King Solomon's Coin of Magic and Fortune
by Getty Ambau
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. . .