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Bessora - Author

Bessora is a novelist and short story writer. She was awarded the Feneon Prize in 2001 for her novel Ink Stains, and the Grand prix litteraire d'Afrique noire in 2007 for Pick Me Pretty Sirs... Barroux studied in France at the famous Ecole Estienne and Ecole Boule. He went on to work as an art director in Paris and Montreal. He is now well known for his children's book illustrations.

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Alpha Abidjan to Gare du Nord
Bessora - illustrated by Barroux
Longlisted for the UKLA 2018 Book Award One of our Books of the Year 2016 | Alpha hopes that his wife and little son are in Paris and he's desperate to see them. Denied a visa to travel he...
Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Featured in: 13+ readers | 11+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/08/2016
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