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German calendar : no December

Author: Sylvia Ofili; Birgit Weyhe
Publisher: London : Cassava Republic Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Olivia Evezi's childhood is a happy one; her days are spent listening to highlife records and poring over the colourful postcards from Germany. When she leaves her hometown of Warri behind to live out her Enid Blyton fantasies in a boarding school in Lagos, instead of adventure and lacrosse, she is met with punishments, endless chores and hazing rituals. -- German Calendar No December is a candid and reflective  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sylvia Ofili; Birgit Weyhe
ISBN: 9781911115625 1911115626
OCLC Number: 1063702061
Notes: Translated from the German.
Description: 1 online resource : chiefly illustrations (colour)
Contents: Intro; Title Page; Dedication; Contents; German Calendar No December; Acknowledgements; About the Authors; Copyright
Responsibility: Sylvia Ofili ; [illustrated by] Brigit Weyhe.

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A coming of age tale following Olivia, a dreamer whose search for more takes her from a boarding school in Lagos to her mother's homeland of Germany.  Read more...

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As the oldest daughter of a German mother and Nigerian father in a small Nigerian town where everybody knows everybody, Olivia has valued books as windows to a life beyond. While anticipating Read more...

 
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