The Resource Akata witch, Nnedi Okorafor

Akata witch, Nnedi Okorafor

Label
Akata witch
Title
Akata witch
Statement of responsibility
Nnedi Okorafor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve-year-old Sunny Nwazue, an American-born albino child of Nigerian parents, moves with her family back to Nigeria, where she learns that she has latent magical powers which she and three similarly gifted friends use to catch a serial killer
Member of
Summary
Twelve-year-old Sunny Nwazue, an American-born albino child of Nigerian parents, moves with her family back to Nigeria, where she learns that she has latent magical powers which she and three similarly gifted friends use to catch a serial killer
Theme
Storyline
Character
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2012
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2012
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
392049
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Okorafor, Nnedi
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • MG+
  • 6-8
LC call number
PZ7.O4157
LC item number
Ak 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
590
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Reading level
  • Level 4.2.
  • 4.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Best Fiction for Young Adults 2012
Series volume
0001
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paranormal fiction
  • Magic
  • Albinos and albinism
  • Serial murderers
  • Nigeria
  • Supernatural
  • Magic
  • Albinos and albinism
  • Serial murderers
  • Nigeria
  • Albinos and albinism
  • Magic
  • Paranormal fiction
  • Serial murderers
  • Nigeria
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Akata witch, Nnedi Okorafor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Junior Library Guild selection."--Jacket flap
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The candle -- Orlu -- Chichi -- Initiative -- Leopard knocks his foot -- Sunny day -- The skull -- Night runner forest -- Red stew and rice -- Treetop -- Facing reality -- Lessons -- Abuja -- Zuma Rock -- The football cup -- Hold your breath -- Trouble at home -- Basic juju -- Seven rainy days -- Under the hat -- I see you -- Timing -- Headless and headlines -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn468975295
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
349 pages
Isbn
9780142420911
Lccn
2011002999
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9780670011964
  • 99973756436
System control number
(OCoLC)468975295
Label
Akata witch, Nnedi Okorafor
Publication
Note
"A Junior Library Guild selection."--Jacket flap
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The candle -- Orlu -- Chichi -- Initiative -- Leopard knocks his foot -- Sunny day -- The skull -- Night runner forest -- Red stew and rice -- Treetop -- Facing reality -- Lessons -- Abuja -- Zuma Rock -- The football cup -- Hold your breath -- Trouble at home -- Basic juju -- Seven rainy days -- Under the hat -- I see you -- Timing -- Headless and headlines -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn468975295
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
349 pages
Isbn
9780142420911
Lccn
2011002999
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9780670011964
  • 99973756436
System control number
(OCoLC)468975295

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