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The famished road, Ben Okri

Label
The famished road
Title
The famished road
Statement of responsibility
Ben Okri
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A novel of modern Nigeria told through the eyes of a sentient child
Member of
Summary
Azaro, a "spirit-child" from a ghetto community in Africa, uses his instinctual memory from ancient times to see the hate and violence that keep his people trapped in poverty
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Booker Prize, 1991.
Awards note
Man Booker Prize for Fiction, 1991
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047957
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Okri, Ben
Dewey number
823
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9387.9.O394
LC item number
F3 1992
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Famished road novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africa
  • Magic
  • Nigeria
  • Magic
  • Manners and customs
  • Africa
  • Nigeria
Target audience
adult
Label
The famished road, Ben Okri
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Sequel: Songs of enchantment
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm25049333
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed. in the U.S.
Extent
500 pages
Isbn
9780385424769
Lccn
91046919
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)25049333
Label
The famished road, Ben Okri
Publication
Note
Sequel: Songs of enchantment
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm25049333
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed. in the U.S.
Extent
500 pages
Isbn
9780385424769
Lccn
91046919
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)25049333

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