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The Resource Purple hibiscus : a novel, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Purple hibiscus : a novel, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Label
Purple hibiscus : a novel
Title
Purple hibiscus
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After staying with their aunt in Nsukka, Nigeria, Kambili and her brother return home changed by their newfound freedom. At home, they deal with their father, a religious fanatic, who has high expectations of them and his wife. And eventually Kambili tries to keep their family together after their mother commits a desperate act.
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best First Book, 2005.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, Africa: Best First Book, 2005.
  • Hurston/Wright Legacy Award: Debut Fiction, 2004.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
122666
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9387.9.A34354
LC item number
P87 2003
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Nigeria
Target audience
adult
Label
Purple hibiscus : a novel, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
307 p.
Isbn
9781616202415
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003051894
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52269560
  • CARL0623474910
  • (OCoLC)52269560
Label
Purple hibiscus : a novel, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
307 p.
Isbn
9781616202415
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003051894
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52269560
  • CARL0623474910
  • (OCoLC)52269560

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