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 you are one of them
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of five modern short stories about children in different war-torn African countries
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
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Akpan, Uwem
Dewey number
823/.92
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PR9387.9.A3935
LC item number
S29 2008
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
5.7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children and war
  • Africa
Target audience
adult
Label
Say you're one of them, Uwem Akpan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Paperback issue has imprint: Back Bay Books
  • Paperback issue includes reader's guide
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
174112724
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9780316086370
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007041350
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
Label
Say you're one of them, Uwem Akpan
Publication
Note
  • Paperback issue has imprint: Back Bay Books
  • Paperback issue includes reader's guide
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
174112724
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9780316086370
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007041350
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map

Library Locations

  • Central LibraryBorrow it
    200 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Evansville, IN, 47713, US
    37.971461 -87.565988
  • East BranchBorrow it
    840 E Chandler Ave., Evansville, IN, 47713, US
    37.965908 -87.550480
  • McCollough BranchBorrow it
    5115 Washington Ave., Evansville, IN, 47715, US
    37.961977 -87.488508
  • North Park BranchBorrow it
    960 Koehler Dr., Evansville, IN, 47710, US
    38.026947 -87.577202
  • Oaklyn BranchBorrow it
    3001 Oaklyn Dr., Evansville, IN, 47711, US
    38.010718 -87.511553
  • Red Bank BranchBorrow it
    120 S Red Bank Rd., Evansville, IN, 47712, US
    37.977988 -87.636409
  • Stringtown BranchBorrow it
    2100 Stringtown Rd., Evansville, IN, 47711, US
    37.996832 -87.555245
  • West BranchBorrow it
    2000 W Franklin St., Evansville, IN, 47712, US
    37.979875 -87.594773
Processing Feedback ...