The Resource The book of Phoenix, Nnedi Okorafor

The book of Phoenix, Nnedi Okorafor

Label
The book of Phoenix
Title
The book of Phoenix
Statement of responsibility
Nnedi Okorafor
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Phoenix was grown and raised among other genetic experiments in New York's Tower 7. She is an 'accelerated woman'--only two years old but with the body and mind of an adult, Phoenix's abilities far exceed those of a normal human. Still innocent and inexperienced in the ways of the world, she is content living in her room speed reading e-books, running on her treadmill, and basking in the love of Saeed, another biologically altered human of Tower 7. Then one evening, Saeed witnesses something so terrible that he takes his own life. Devastated by his death and Tower 7's refusal to answer her questions, Phoenix finally begins to realize that her home is really her prison, and she becomes desperate to escape. But Phoenix's escape, and her destruction of Tower 7, is just the beginning of her story. Before her story ends, Phoenix will travel from the United States to Africa and back, changing the entire course of humanity's future"--
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Assigning source
provided by publisher
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Okorafor, Nnedi
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3615.K67
LC item number
B66 2015
Literary form
novels
Series statement
DAW Book Collectors
Series volume
No. 1688
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genetic engineering
  • Human beings
Label
The book of Phoenix, Nnedi Okorafor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The Book of Phoenix is a ... prequel to the highly acclaimed, World Fantasy Award-winning novel, Who Fears Death"--Provided by publisher
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn892041517
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9780756410193
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015288117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
99973757253
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)892041517
Label
The book of Phoenix, Nnedi Okorafor
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The Book of Phoenix is a ... prequel to the highly acclaimed, World Fantasy Award-winning novel, Who Fears Death"--Provided by publisher
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn892041517
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9780756410193
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015288117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
99973757253
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)892041517

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