The Resource Ikenga

Ikenga

Label
Ikenga
Title
Ikenga
Creator
Subject
Summary
Nnedi Okorafor's first novel for middle grade readers introduces a boy who can access super powers with the help of the magical Ikenga.Nnamdi's father was a good chief of police, perhaps the best Kalaria had ever had. He was determined to root out the criminals that had invaded the town. But then he was murdered, and most people believed the Chief of Chiefs, most powerful of the criminals, was responsible. Nnamdi has vowed to avenge his father, but he wonders what a twelve-year-old boy can do. Until a mysterious nighttime meeting, the gift of a magical object that enables super powers, and a charge to use those powers for good changes his life forever. How can he fulfill his mission? How will he learn to control his newfound powers? Award-winning Nnedi Okorafor, acclaimed for her Akata novels, introduces a new and engaging hero in her first novel for middle grade readers set against a richly textured background of contemporary Nigeria
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Okorafor, Nnedi
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fantasy
  • Juvenile Fiction
  • Mythology
Label
Ikenga
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:4d5bc938-f9b9-490c-aadf-5f8bf8c070e4
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780593113547
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Ikenga
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:4d5bc938-f9b9-490c-aadf-5f8bf8c070e4
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780593113547
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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