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Under the Udala Trees

Chinelo Okparanta

Ijeoma comes of age as her nation does. Born before independence, she is eleven when civil war breaks out in the young republic of Nigeria. Sent away to safety, she meets another displaced child and they, star-crossed, fall in love. They are from different ethnic communities. They are also both girls. But when their love is discovered, Ijeoma learn...
Publish Date
2016
September 20
First Published in 2015
Goodreads rating
4.01
ISBN
9780544811799
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