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What it means when a man falls from the sky / by Lesley Nneka Arimah.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Thorndike Print Large Print peer picks
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Main LP F ARIMAH lesley stories (Text) 840191002677763 Large Print - Main Level Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library LP ARI (Text) 70743000167652 Large Print Available -
Thorntown PL - Thorntown FIC ARI (Text) 30034001311318 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432860486
  • ISBN: 1432860488
  • Physical Description: 237 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
The future looks good -- War stories -- Wild -- Second chances -- Windfalls -- Who will greet you at home -- Buchi's girls -- What it means when a man falls from the sky -- Glory -- What is a volcano? -- Redemption.
Summary, etc.:
A woman desperate for a child weaves one out of hair, with unsettling results. In "Wild," a disastrous night out shifts a teenager and her Nigerian cousin onto uneasy common ground. In "The Future Looks Good," three generations of women are haunted by the ghosts of war, while in "Light," a father struggles to protect and empower the daughter he loves. And in the title story, in a world ravaged by flood and riven by class, experts have discovered how to "fix the equation of a person" - with rippling, unforeseen repercussions. Evocative, playful, subversive, and incredibly human, What It Means When a Man Falls from the Sky heralds the arrival of a prodigious talent with a remarkable career ahead of her"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Genre: Short stories.
Domestic fiction.
Large type books.

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