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Please Do Not Disturb (Hardcover) (Robert Glancy)

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As the African nation of Bwalo prepares for The Big Day--the only day in the year the ailing King talks to his subjects--we meet five very different people:

Charlie, a curious boy with a dangerous dictaphone habit, eavesdrops on the eccentric guests of the Mirage Hotel.

Sean, an Irishman who's given his heart (and the best part of his liver) to Bwalo, struggles to write the great African novel--if only his crazed fiancée and fierce thirst would stop distracting him.

Josef, the mythmaker and kingmaker who paved the way for Tafumo's rise to power, starts to hear the ominous rattle of skeletons in his closet.

Hope, the nurse caring for the King, keeps the old man alive, maintaining the façade of the powerful ruler as she mourns her own broken dreams.

And in the countdown to the Big Day, storm clouds gather as a petty criminal, Jack, smuggles something into Bwalo--specifically to the Mirage Hotel--that will change the lives of all of them forever.

Number of Pages: 292
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Africa
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: St Martins Pr
Author: Robert Glancy
Language: English
Street Date: November 15, 2016
TCIN: 51409901
UPC: 9781632864307
Item Number (DPCI): 248-20-4111
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