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Purple hibiscus : a novel / by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

By: Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi, 1977-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Anchor Books, 2004Edition: 1st Anchor Books ed.Description: 307 p. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 1400076943.Subject(s): Teenage girls -- Fiction | Nigeria -- FictionGenre/Form: Domestic fiction. | Bildungsromans. | Love stories.DDC classification: 823/.92 Summary: A teenaged Nigerian girl and her older brother struggle to cope with life in their tense, stifling household--caused by their father's demands for perfection--after getting a taste of freedom during a visit to their aunt's home.
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Originally published in hardcover: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2003.

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A teenaged Nigerian girl and her older brother struggle to cope with life in their tense, stifling household--caused by their father's demands for perfection--after getting a taste of freedom during a visit to their aunt's home.

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