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Kabu Kabu

Okorafor, Nnedi (Book - 2013 )
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"Kabu Kabu-- unregistered, illegal Nigerian taxis-- generally get you where you need to go, but Nnedi Okorafor's Kabu Kabu takes the reader to exciting, fantastic, magical, occasionally dangerous, and always imaginative locations. This debut short story collection by an award-winning author includes notable previously-published short work, a new novella co-written with New York Times bestselling author Alan Dean Foster, and a brief foreword by Whoopi Goldberg"--Publisher's website.
Authors: Okorafor, Nnedi
Uniform Title: Short stories. Selections
Title: Kabu kabu
Publisher: [Gaithersburg, Maryland] :, Prime Books,, [2013]
Characteristics: 256 pages ;,21 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Nnedi Okorafor
Notes: Short stories
Contents: Foreword / Whoopi Goldberg
The magical Negro
Kabu kabu / written with Alan Dean Foster
The house of deformities
The black stain
How Inyang got her wings
On the road
Spider the artist
The ghastly bird
The winds of Harmattan
Long juju man
The carpet
Icon
The popular mechanic
Windseekers
Bakasi man
The baboon war
Asunder
Tumaki
Biafra
Moom!
The palm tree bandit
Summary: "Kabu Kabu-- unregistered, illegal Nigerian taxis-- generally get you where you need to go, but Nnedi Okorafor's Kabu Kabu takes the reader to exciting, fantastic, magical, occasionally dangerous, and always imaginative locations. This debut short story collection by an award-winning author includes notable previously-published short work, a new novella co-written with New York Times bestselling author Alan Dean Foster, and a brief foreword by Whoopi Goldberg"--Publisher's website.
Additional Contributors: Foster, Alan Dean - 1946-
ISBN: 160701405X
9781607014058
Branch Call Number: SF OKORAFOR 2013
Subject Headings: Africa Fiction Magic Fiction
Genre/Form: Short stories
Fantasy fiction
Topical Term: Magic
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A collection of science fiction stories that explore the future of Africa from World Fantasy Award winner Okorafor.


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