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The Resource Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood, Trevor Noah

Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood, Trevor Noah

Label
Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood
Title
Born a crime
Title remainder
stories from a South African childhood
Statement of responsibility
Trevor Noah
Title variation
Stories from a South African childhood
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The compelling, inspiring, and comically sublime story of one man's coming-of-age, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed,"--Amazon.com
Summary
The host of <i>The Daily Show With Trevor Noah</i> traces his wild coming of age during the twilight of apartheid in South Africa and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed, offering insight into the farcical aspects of the political and social systems of today's world
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2016
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2016.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2017
  • Thurber Prize for American Humor, 2017.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10535050
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 791.4502/8092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN2287.N557
LC item number
A3 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories from a South African childhood
Label
Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood, Trevor Noah
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
Run -- Born a Crime -- Trevor, Pray -- Chameleon -- The Second Girl -- Loopholes -- Fufi -- Robert -- The Mulberry Tree -- A Young Man's Long, Awkward, Occasionally Tragic, and Frequently Humiliating Education in Affairs of the Heart, Part I: Valentine's Day -- Outsider -- A Young Man's Long, Awkward, Occasionally Tragic, and Frequently Humiliating Education in Affairs of the Heart, Part II: The Crush -- Colorblind -- A Young Man's Long, Awkward, Occasionally Tragic, and Frequently Humiliating Education in Affairs of the Heart, Part III: The Dance -- Go Hitler! -- The Cheese Boys -- The World Doesn't Love You -- My Mother's List
Control code
945946648
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 288 pages
Isbn
9780399590443
Lccn
2016031399
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Label
Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood, Trevor Noah
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
Run -- Born a Crime -- Trevor, Pray -- Chameleon -- The Second Girl -- Loopholes -- Fufi -- Robert -- The Mulberry Tree -- A Young Man's Long, Awkward, Occasionally Tragic, and Frequently Humiliating Education in Affairs of the Heart, Part I: Valentine's Day -- Outsider -- A Young Man's Long, Awkward, Occasionally Tragic, and Frequently Humiliating Education in Affairs of the Heart, Part II: The Crush -- Colorblind -- A Young Man's Long, Awkward, Occasionally Tragic, and Frequently Humiliating Education in Affairs of the Heart, Part III: The Dance -- Go Hitler! -- The Cheese Boys -- The World Doesn't Love You -- My Mother's List
Control code
945946648
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 288 pages
Isbn
9780399590443
Lccn
2016031399
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n

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