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The Resource We need new names, NoViolet Bulawayo

We need new names, NoViolet Bulawayo

Label
We need new names
Title
We need new names
Statement of responsibility
NoViolet Bulawayo
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Whenever foreigners visit Paradise they always ask Darling and her friends to smile for the camera. Here are some of the things Darling and her friends have to smile about: stealing guavas, gifts from NGOs, singing Lady Gaga at the tops of their voices. But they all want to go to the real paradise in America or Britain
Summary
Follows 10-year-old Zimbabwe native, Darling, as she escapes the closed schools and paramilitary police control of her homeland in search of opportunity and freedom with an aunt in America
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award, 2014.
  • Hurston/Wright Legacy Award: Fiction, 2014.
  • Los Angeles Times Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction, 2013.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2013
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10175046
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Bulawayo, NoViolet
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Interpersonal relations
  • Girls
  • Political violence
  • Families
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Girls
  • Political violence
  • Families
  • Zimbabweans
  • Zimbabwe
Target audience
adult
Label
We need new names, NoViolet Bulawayo
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Published by W.F. Howes Ltd under the Clipper imprint
  • Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2013
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052713155
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
298 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781471258466
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)875228369
Label
We need new names, NoViolet Bulawayo
Publication
Note
  • Published by W.F. Howes Ltd under the Clipper imprint
  • Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2013
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052713155
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
298 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781471258466
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)875228369

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