PUBLISHERS OF LITERARY FICTION SINCE 1983
Hackney launch for Mensah by Gbontwi Anyetei at Alibi Bar, 91, Kingsland High Street, Hackney, London, E8 2PD 3-5pm on Sunday 20 August 2017
Mensah by Gbontwi Anyetei(Dedalus £9.99) is a London Noir. A crime novel with a difference set in the deprived streets of Hackney amongst the African community, a stone throw away from affluent and gentrified parts of the borough and Islington. It pays homage to Raymond Chandler and introduces us to the charismatic Mensah, a Black hero for our time.