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The thing around your neck /​ Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

By: Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi, 1977- [(author.)].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Fourth Estate Ltd, 2009Description: 217 pages ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780007296712 (pbk.).Subject(s): Love stories | Nigerian literature | Families -- Fiction | Romance fiction | Nigeria -- Social life and customs -- Fiction | Nigerian short storiesDDC classification: 823.92 ADI
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: Cell One Imitation A Private Experience Ghosts On Monday of Last Week Jumping Monkey Hill The Thing Around Your Neck The American Embassy The Shivering The Arrangers of Marriage Tomorrow Is Too Far. Cell one A private experience On Monday of last week The thing around your neck The American embassy The shivering The arrangers of marriage Tomorrow is too far The headstrong historian.
Summary: A collection of short stories from the Orange Prize-winning author of Purple Hibiscus and Half of a Yellow Sun. The stories in this brilliant collection straddle the cultures of Nigeria and the West. Her characters battle with the responsibilities of modern life, a world in which identity is too often compromised. From Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the Orange Prize-winning author of Half of a Yellow Sun, come twelve dazzling stories in which she turns her penetrating eye on the ties that bind men and women, parents and children, Nigeria and the West.
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Book Book Indian Institute for Human Settlements, Bangalore
823.92 ADI 013808 (Browse shelf) Checked out 21/11/2019 013808

Formerly CIP.
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Oorspr. geb. uitg.: 2008.
General (US: Trade).
English.

Online version Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi, 1977- Thing around your neck. London : Fourth Estate, 2009

Machine generated contents note: Cell One
Imitation
A Private Experience
Ghosts
On Monday of Last Week
Jumping Monkey Hill
The Thing Around Your Neck
The American Embassy
The Shivering
The Arrangers of Marriage
Tomorrow Is Too Far.
Cell one
A private experience
On Monday of last week
The thing around your neck
The American embassy
The shivering
The arrangers of marriage
Tomorrow is too far
The headstrong historian.

A collection of short stories from the Orange Prize-winning author of Purple Hibiscus and Half of a Yellow Sun. The stories in this brilliant collection straddle the cultures of Nigeria and the West. Her characters battle with the responsibilities of modern life, a world in which identity is too often compromised.
From Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the Orange Prize-winning author of Half of a Yellow Sun, come twelve dazzling stories in which she turns her penetrating eye on the ties that bind men and women, parents and children, Nigeria and the West.

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