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Freshwater / Akwaeke Emezi.

Emezi, Akwaeke, (author.).

Available copies

  • 8 of 17 copies available at Sitka.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Burns Lake Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Burns Lake Public Library AF EME (Text) 35198000653445 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
100 Mile House Branch EME (Text) 33923005907104 General Fiction Volume hold Checked out 05/12/2018
Castlegar Public Library FIC EME (Text) 35146002066843 Fiction Volume hold On order -
Creston Public Library FIC EME (Text) 35140100034159 New Books Display Volume hold Checked out 04/26/2018
Fort St John Public Library ACQ695938 (Text) ABFSJ695938 ADULT Fiction Volume hold On order -
Gibsons Public Library FIC EMEZ (Text) 30886001049697 Adult Fiction Hardcover Volume hold Available -
Houston Public Library F EME (Text) 35150001711607 New Books Volume hold Checked out 05/12/2018
Invermere Public Library FIC EME (Text) IPL054368 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 05/08/2018
Kimberley Public Library F EME (Text) 35137001010767 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 05/15/2018
Kitimat Public Library Eme (Text) 32665002097972 Adult fiction Volume hold Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780802127358
  • Physical Description: 229 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Grove Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Ada begins her life in the south of Nigeria as a troubled baby and a source of deep concern to her family. Her parents, Saul and Saachi, successfully prayed her into existence, but as she grows into a volatile and splintered child, it becomes clear that something went terribly awry. When Ada comes of age and moves to America for college, the group of selves within her grows in power and agency. A traumatic assault leads to a crystallization of her alternate selves: Asụghara and Saint Vincent. As Ada fades into the background of her own mind and these selves, now protective, now hedonistic, move into control, Ada's life spirals in a dark and dangerous direction.
Subject: Women > Nigeria > Fiction.
Identity (Psychology) > Fiction.
Genre: Autobiographical fiction.

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