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The Resource Purple hibiscus

Purple hibiscus

Label
Purple hibiscus
Title
Purple hibiscus
Statement of responsibility
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
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Nigeria
Target audience
adult
Label
Purple hibiscus
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
307 p.
Isbn
9781565123878
Lccn
200351894
System control number
  • (Sirsi) SITE1-14149
  • (OCoLC)52269560
Label
Purple hibiscus
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
307 p.
Isbn
9781565123878
Lccn
200351894
System control number
  • (Sirsi) SITE1-14149
  • (OCoLC)52269560

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