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Beneath the tamarind tree : a story of courage, family, and the lost schoolgirls of Boko Haram

Sesay, Isha (author.).

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  • 6 of 13 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Prince Rupert Library.

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1 current hold with 13 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Prince Rupert Library 362.88 Sesa (Text) 33294002052561 Adult Non-Fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062686671
  • Physical Description: print
    regular print
    382 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : colour illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Dey St., an imprint of William Morrow, 2019.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-369) and index.
Summary, etc.: The host of "CNN Newsroom Live" presents a definitive account of Boko Haram's 2014 abduction of two hundred seventy-six Chibok schoolgirls, sharing first-person insights based on the author's escape with twenty-one survivors. With unprecedented access to a group of girls who made it home, she follows the journeys of Priscilla, Saa, and Dorcas in an uplifting tale of sisterhood and survival.
Subject: Boko Haram.
Abduction -- Nigeria
Schoolgirls -- Crimes against -- Nigeria
Kidnapping victims -- Nigeria
Terrorism -- Nigeria
Islamic fundamentalism -- Nigeria

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