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Obioma, Chigozie

Summary: "Told from the point of view of nine-year-old Benjamin, the youngest of four brothers, The Fishermen is the Cain and Abel-esque story of an unforgettable childhood in 1990s Nigeria. When their father has to travel to a distant city for work, the brothers take advantage of his extended absence to skip school and go fishing. At the forbidden nearby river, they encounter a madman who predicts that...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OBI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OBI

Obioma, Chigozie

Summary: "A contemporary twist on the Odyssey, An Orchestra of Minorities is narrated by the chi, or spirit of a young poultry farmer named Chinonso. His life is set off course when he sees a woman who is about to jump off a bridge. Horrified by her recklessness, he hurls two of his prized chickens off the bridge. The woman, Ndali, is stopped in her tracks. Chinonso and Ndali fall in love but she is...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little Brown & Company 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC OBI