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Happiness, like water : stories

Author: Chinelo Okparanta
Publisher: London : Granta, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A vibrant new literary talent debuts with stories of women and children, family life, migration and love set in Nigeria and America.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chinelo Okparanta
ISBN: 9781847088307 1847088309
OCLC Number: 853288257
Awards: Short-listed for The New York Public Library's Young Lions Fiction Award 2014 (UK)
Long-listed for Frank O'Connor Short Stories Award 2013 (UK)
Long-listed for Etisalat Prize for Literature 2015 (UK)
Description: 196 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: On Ohaeto Street --
Wahala! --
Fairness --
Story, story! --
Runs girl --
America --
Shelter --
Grace --
Designs --
Tumours and butterflies.
Responsibility: by Chinelo Okparanta.

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"Okparanta skillfully introduces readers to a new world held back by old-world traditions" - "Publishers Weekly" "Chinelo Okparanta's debut collection is astonishing. Her narrators render their Read more...

 
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