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By Philip Spires

John Mwangangi is an idealist. He turns his again on a winning criminal occupation in London to come to his domestic in Migwani, a small, terrible city in japanese Kenya. His ambition is to aid his country’s improvement, to create a version that others may perhaps emulate. yet in attempting to rediscover his roots and his very identification, previous tensions resurface and new battles need to be fought. John steadily unearths himself remoted through irreconcilable calls for, excluded from his personal tradition, by no means absolutely admitted to the only he adopts. His father seeks facts of his son’s integrity and insists that John’s daughter be initiated into maturity, an act that John’s spouse may by no means sanction. And while the tensions strength the kin aside, John unearths solace within the corporation of Janet Rowlandson, a tender British volunteer instructor, who turns into greater than a pal. It turns into transparent that somebody will try and strength the difficulty. A Fool’s Knot is a delicate portrait of a man’s try and reclaim his cultural identification and, whilst, stimulate switch. The contradictions he needs to confront in his crusade opposed to the grinding poverty of his humans lead virtually unavoidably to conflict.

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