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The Resource Say you're one of them, Uwem Akpan, (electronic resource)

Say you're one of them, Uwem Akpan, (electronic resource)

Label
Say you're one of them
Title
Say you're one of them
Statement of responsibility
Uwem Akpan
Title variation
Say youre one of them
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This singular collection of five stories takes the reader inside Nigeria, Benin, and Ethiopia, revealing in beautiful prose the harsh consequences for children of life in Africa
Summary
A collection of tales about modern African children in crisis includes "An Ex-Mas Feast," in which an eight-year-old child shares in his family's sacrifices to obtain enough food and enable his education
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2008.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, Africa: Best First Book, 2009.
  • Hurston/Wright Legacy Award: Fiction, 2009.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
253202
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
823/.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Say you're one of them, Uwem Akpan, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=ADB54F1C-B7AC-4921-B8F9-BE5EE133C884
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Description based on print version record
  • B002NGMAG6 (Amazon Standard Identification Number (ASIN))
Color
multicolored
Contents
An ex-mas feast -- Fattening for Gabon -- What language is that? -- Luxurious hearses -- My parents' bedroom
Control code
ocn464224745
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (358 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780316032520
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Other physical details
map.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
ADB54F1C-B7AC-4921-B8F9-BE5EE133C884
System control number
(OCoLC)464224745
Label
Say you're one of them, Uwem Akpan, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=ADB54F1C-B7AC-4921-B8F9-BE5EE133C884
Publication
Note
  • Description based on print version record
  • B002NGMAG6 (Amazon Standard Identification Number (ASIN))
Color
multicolored
Contents
An ex-mas feast -- Fattening for Gabon -- What language is that? -- Luxurious hearses -- My parents' bedroom
Control code
ocn464224745
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (358 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780316032520
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Other physical details
map.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
ADB54F1C-B7AC-4921-B8F9-BE5EE133C884
System control number
(OCoLC)464224745

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