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The Resource Say you're one of them, Uwem Akpan

Say you're one of them, Uwem Akpan

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
Member of
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.
Awards note
Commonwealth Writers' Prize winner.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
253202
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Akpan, Uwem
Dewey number
823/.92
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Interest level
Grades 9-12
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
5.7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Oprah's book club
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Short stories, Nigerian
  • Children
  • Africa
Label
Say you're one of them, Uwem Akpan
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • An ex-mas feast
  • Fattening for Gabon
  • What language is that?
  • Luxurious hearses
  • My parents' bedroom
Control code
ocn174112724
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9780316113786
Lccn
2007041350
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)174112724
Label
Say you're one of them, Uwem Akpan
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • An ex-mas feast
  • Fattening for Gabon
  • What language is that?
  • Luxurious hearses
  • My parents' bedroom
Control code
ocn174112724
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9780316113786
Lccn
2007041350
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)174112724

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