Nigeria http://wunc.org en Novel Inspired By Baptist Missionary’s Diary http://wunc.org/post/novel-inspired-baptist-missionary-s-diary-0 <p><a href="http://www.elaineneilorr.net/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Elaine Neil Orr</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> was born and raised in Nigeria, the daughter of Baptist Missionaries. When she began writing her memoir about 10 years ago, her mother gave her a keepsake – the 1853 diary of the first Baptist Missionary in Nigeria. This artifact spoke to Orr, and it was the inspiration for her first novel, “A Different Sun: A Novel of Africa” (Berkley Trade/2013). </span> Tue, 02 Apr 2013 14:59:51 +0000 Frank Stasio & Christina Blyde 13054 at http://wunc.org Novel Inspired By Baptist Missionary’s Diary