The Village Boy by Oloya Uma

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Although Mark finds a great job working as a servant to the wife of a government minister, he and Rachel can The Village Boy takes the reader into a world where opportunism quickly takes the place of love, a world where dishonesty, bribery, and sex are a means of survival. About the Author Oloya Uma was born to Ajulina and Martin Uma. He was born in Anaka, Northern Uganda, and spent his early education at Anaka, Holy Rosary School, and Pakwello Primary School, Gulu, Uganda. He later joined Sir Samuel Baker School, Gulu, and St. Henry From 1983 to 1985, he was the chief electrical engineer at Uganda Spinningmill, Lira, Uganda. In 1985 he lectured in electrical engineering science and mathematics at the Uganda Technical College in Lira, and from 1988 to 1989, he was the deputy regional director, ministry of rehabilitation, Uganda, in charge of West Nile relief operations. He now lives in the United Kingdom with his family. (2010, paperback, 246 pages)

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Published April 21, 2010 by Dorrance Publishing Co. Inc.. 249 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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