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Say You're One of Them

By: Akpan, Uwem

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Boston : Back Bay Books, 2009.:

Seller ID: BB0204720

ISBN: 0316086371

Condition: vg


Each story in this jubilantly acclaimed collection pays testament to the wisdom and resilience of children, even in the face of the most agonizing circumstances. A family living in a makeshift shanty in urban Kenya scurries to find gifts of any kind for the impending Christmas holiday. A Rwandan girl relates her family's struggles to maintain a facade of normalcy amid unspeakable acts. A young brother and sister cope with their uncle's attempt to sell them into slav... View more info