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The Resource Under the udala trees, Chinelo Okparanta

Under the udala trees, Chinelo Okparanta

Label
Under the udala trees
Title
Under the udala trees
Statement of responsibility
Chinelo Okparanta
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ijeoma, a young Nigerian girl displaced during their civil war, begins a powerful love affair with another refugee girl from a different ethnic community. When the pair are discovered, she must learn the cost of living a lie amidst taboos and prejudices. Even as her nation contends with and recovers from the effects of war and division, Ijeoma seeks a glimmer of hope for a future where a woman might just be able to shape her life around truth and love
Summary
A young Nigerian girl, displaced during their civil war, begins a powerful love affair with another refugee girl from a different ethnic community until the pair are discovered and must learn the cost of living a lie amidst taboos and prejudices
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2017
  • Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Fiction, 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10443715
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Okparanta, Chinelo
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nigeria
  • Nigeria
Target audience
adult
Label
Under the udala trees, Chinelo Okparanta
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn897946305
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9780544003446
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014044506
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40025241946
System control number
(OCoLC)897946305
Label
Under the udala trees, Chinelo Okparanta
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn897946305
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9780544003446
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014044506
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40025241946
System control number
(OCoLC)897946305

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