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The Resource Welcome to Lagos

Welcome to Lagos

Label
Welcome to Lagos
Title
Welcome to Lagos
Statement of responsibility
Chibundu Onuzo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shortlisted for the RSL Encore Award 2018Five runaways ride the bus from Bayelsa to a better life in a megacity.They are unlikely allies — a private, a housewife, an officer, a militant and a young girl. They share a need for escape and a dream for the future. Soon, they will also share a burden none of them expected, but for now, the five sit quietly with their hopes, as the billboards fly past and shout: Welcome to Lagos
Summary
Resolving to abandon his post when he is ordered to kill innocent civilians, Nigerian army officer Chike Ameobi becomes the leader of a band of runaway rebels, each of whom imparts the difficult and remarkable experiences that drove them to seek better lives
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2018.
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10658585
Cataloging source
BT
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Onuzo, Chibundu
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
Label
Welcome to Lagos
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:161611d1-601d-4790-8d0b-5f6caf05c4af
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780571268962
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Welcome to Lagos
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:161611d1-601d-4790-8d0b-5f6caf05c4af
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780571268962
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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