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Author: Sefi Atta
Publisher: Massachusetts : Interlink Pub., 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From Zamfara up north to the Niger delta down south, with a finale in Lagos, this collection of stories and a novella respond to and amplify the newspaper headlines in a range of Nigerian voices. Men, women, and children speak out to us from these stories, from immigration centers and police barracks, from street corners and maternity wards. Ghanaian writer Mohammed Naseehu Ali says, Sefi Atta?writes like one who  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Atta, Sefi.
News from Home.
Massachusetts : Interlink Publishing, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sefi Atta
ISBN: 9781623710095 162371009X
OCLC Number: 818819614
Description: 1 online resource (364 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Table of Contents; The Miracle Worker; Hailstones On Zamfara; Spoils; Lawless; Twilight Trek; A Temporary Position; Madness In The Family; Last Trip; News From Home; Green; Yahoo Yahoo.

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From Zamfara up north to the Niger delta down south, with a finale in Lagos, this collection of stories and a novella respond to and amplify the newspaper headlines in a range of Nigerian voices. Men, women, and children speak out to us from these stories, from immigration centers and police barracks, from street corners and maternity wards. Ghanaian writer Mohammed Naseehu Ali says, Sefi Atta?writes like one who has lived the life of each single character in her dazzling collection of short stories."

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