Kookua is a young and beautiful orphan who is subjected to a life of misery by her stepmother and stepsisters. With the help of her mother's ghost, she is able to attend the Prince of Mansiland's ball. The Prince is captivated by Kookua's elegance and her angelic voice. He prays she never leaves him. But she does, without telling him her name or where she is from. The Prince vows to find Kookua. A house to house search commences. Will she be found? Will she share the Prince's affection?A moving tale exploring the deep emotional issues of bereavement, jealousy, cruelty, trust and love.
H L Daniel is a Saltpond-born playwright, poet, author and lecturer. She is a married mother of two, who loves to transport her readers to a place where heroes have endearing flaws and heroines are smart and tenacious. Her witty and thought-provoking publications include "Passage of Love", "Kofi: Growing Pains", "Cocoa's Kisses", "Amazing Grace" and "Kookua", performed at the Ghana Theatre Festival and the Accra International Children's Arts Festival (2017). Visit H L Daniel at www.hldaniel.com