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Where Bones Dance : an English Girlhood, An African War.

Author: Nina Newington.
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this stunning debut novel, a child dissects the darkness at the heart of her British diplomatic family. Living in Nigeria on the brink of civil war, Anna, also known as Jake, becomes blood brothers with Dave, the Korean American daughter of a C.I.A. op.
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Genre/Form: Electronic resource
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nina Newington.
ISBN: 1282270400 9781282270404
OCLC Number: 741345411
Description: 1 online resource (318)
Contents: Cover --
Contents --
Preface --
Acknowledgments --
Cycle I: Good Snake --
Lagos --
Lines --
Beach --
School --
Christine --
Dave --
Red --
Daniel --
Relations --
Moonflower --
Mrs. Welt --
Sister Alice --
Akueke --
Blood Brothers --
Bone --
City of Blood --
Leper --
Ibeji --
Nigger --
Trips --
Killings --
Mamba --
Woman --
War --
Soldiers --
Brownies --
Fever --
Twin --
Island --
Return --
Cycle II: The English Ibeji --
Christmas --
Trader --
Ma --
Drunk --
Dream --
Bats --
Marine --
Benin --
Killings --
Christine --
News --
Help --
Trousers --
Mask --
House --
Microscope --
High --
Map --
Beach --
Wake --
Baby --
Dark --
Blow Job --
Soap --
House --
Drowning --
Christine --
Mirrors --
Sailor --
Cycle III: The Mosquito King --
Mother --
Eye --
Beggar --
Facts --
Ile Ibenu --
Underwater --
Bath --
Mosquito --
Bill --
Secret --
Belching --
Isle of Man --
White Mans Grave --
God --
Home --
Magnifying Glass --
Aunt Elsie --
Fishing --
Airplane --
Jigsaw --
Recipe --
Lines --
Twin --
Prince --
Story --
Observer --
Hole --
Leaving --
Ship --
Cycle IV: Harvest of Ghosts --
Beach --
Harbor --
Pole --
Death --
Malaria --
Man --
Spy --
Doll --
Oil --
Under --
Fancy Dress --
Eye --
Green --
Free --
Nothing --
The Sea, The Sea.

Abstract:

In this stunning debut novel, a child dissects the darkness at the heart of her British diplomatic family. Living in Nigeria on the brink of civil war, Anna, also known as Jake, becomes blood brothers with Dave, the Korean American daughter of a C.I.A. op.

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