The Resource Swallow, (ebook)

Swallow, (ebook)

Label
Swallow
Title
Swallow
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A new novel from the winner of the Wole Soyinka Prize for African LiteratureIt is the mid-1980s in Lagos, Nigeria, and the government's War against Indiscipline is in full operation. Amid poverty and tight rules and regulations, women especially must sacrifice dignity and safety in order to find work and peace. Tolani Ajao is a secretary working at Federal Community Bank. A succession of unfortunate events leads Tolani's roommate and volatile friend Rose to persuade her to consider drug trafficking as an alternative means of making a living. Tolani's struggle with temptation forces her to reconsider her morality and that of her mother, Arike; Swallow weaves the stories of the two women intricately together in a vivid, unforgettable portrayal of Tolani's turbulent journey of self-discovery
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Atta, Sefi
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Female friendship
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Electronic books
  • Nigeria
Target audience
adult
Label
Swallow, (ebook)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781623710071
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11784078
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11784078
System control number
MWT11784078
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Swallow, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781623710071
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11784078
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11784078
System control number
MWT11784078
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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