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Confession of the lioness: [a novel]

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux,
Pub. Date:
2015.
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English
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A dark, poetic mystery about the women of the remote village of Kulumani and the lionesses that hunt them Told through two haunting, interwoven diaries, Mia Couto's "Confession of the Lioness" reveals the mysterious world of Kulumani, an isolated village in Mozambique whose traditions and beliefs are threatened when ghostlike lionesses begin hunting the women who live there.
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9780374129231
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subject_facetLion attacks -- Fiction
Male domination (Social structure) -- Fiction
Spirits -- Fiction
Suspense fiction
Villages -- Mozambique -- Fiction
Women -- Mozambique -- Fiction
title_displayConfession of the lioness :
title_fullConfession of the lioness : [a novel] / Mia Couto ; translated from the Portuguese by David Brookshaw
title_shortConfession of the lioness
title_sub[a novel]
topic_facetLion attacks
Male domination (Social structure)
Spirits
Villages
Women