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Chike and the river

Chinua Achebe

Chike and the river

by Chinua Achebe

  • 367 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwith drawings by Prue Theobalds.
The Physical Object
Pagination64p.,ill.,19cm
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19036037M

Chike and the River has ratings and 75 reviews. Orient said: Oh yeah, I did it, I picked a book without magic, monsters and great villains:D Miracle. Chike and the River is a sixty-page chapter book intended for middle readers with illustrations by Prue Theobalds. Chike, a Nigerian boy. Chike and the River is a magical tale of boundaries, bravery, and growth, by Chinua Achebe, one of the world’s most beloved and admired storytellers. About the .

Chike and the River is a sixty-page chapter book intended for middle readers with illustrations by Prue Theobalds. Chike, a Nigerian boy. “In Chike and the River, young readers get an intimate look at African life, learn about the Niger River, and connect with Chike as if he is their. Chike and the River is a magical tale of boundaries, bravery, and growth, by Chinua Achebe, one of the world's most beloved and admired storytellers. Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group Kindle Book.

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Chike and the River is a charming little tale by Nobel Prize Winner Chinua Achebe. The language is simplistic, to the extent that the booklet would do well as a children's book.

It's moral message is /5(86). Chike and the River is a magical tale of boundaries, bravery, and growth, by Chinua Achebe, one of the world's most beloved and admired storytellers. Preview this book» What people are saying - 4/5(6). The information about Chike and the River shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

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Chike. Eleven-year-old Chike longs to cross the Niger River to the city of Asaba, but he Download and Read Free Online Chike and the River Chinua Achebe Chike and the River by Chinua Achebe Free PDF / So Chike’s adventure on the River Niger brought him close to danger and then rewarded him with good fortune.

It also exposed Mr. Peter Nwaba, the rich but miserly trader. For it was he who had led the other thieves. Chinua Achebe, Chike and the River (Series: #) Thank you for reading books on Share this book with friends4/5(32).

Chike’s mind was far away—in Midwestern Nigeria. He liked such flowing phrases. Midwestern Nigeria, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Isle of Man. * Soccer. 3 Chike on the Banks of the River Chike’s uncle was a very strict man.4/5(32). Chike and the River Originally published as a children's book and now debuting in the States as a "fable for readers all ages," this light work by the boundlessly talented Achebe follows Chike.

Chike and the River is a sixty-page chapter book intended for middle readers with illustrations by Prue Theobalds. Chike, a Nigerian boy, moves from his native village of Umuofia to the city of Onitsha to live with his uncle.

Chike and the River is a magical tale of boundaries, bravery, and growth, by Chinua Achebe, one of the world’s most beloved and admired storytellers. About Chike and the River The more Chike saw the ferry-boats the more he wanted to make the trip to Asaba.

“In Chike and the River, young readers get an intimate look at African life, learn about the Niger River, and connect with Chike as if he is their own sibling. The brilliance of Mr. Achebe’s prose is his ability to make a reader feel like an omniscient sprite on Chike’s shoulder: along for the ride and privy to all that he senses and sees.”.

Once he finally makes it across the river, Chike realizes that life on the other side is far different from his expectations, and he must find the courage within him to make it home.

Chike and the River is a magical tale of boundaries, bravery, and growth, by Chinua Achebe. Book Review of Chike And The River: the Fiction, Paperback by Chinua Achebe (Anchor, ) African American Literature Book Club Celebrating Our Literary Legacy Since — Black Literature is for Everyone African American Literature Book Club.

Once he finally makes it across the river, Chike realizes that life on the other side is far different from his expectations, and he must find the courage within him to make it home. Chike and the River is a magical tale of boundaries, bravery, and growth, by Chinua Achebe, /5(17). Chike and the River is a magical tale of boundaries, bravery, and growth, by Chinua Achebe, one of the world’s most beloved and admired storytellers.

Once he finally makes it across the river, Chike realizes that life on the other side is far different from his expectations, and he must find the courage within him to make it home. Chike and the River is a magical tale of boundaries, bravery, and growth, by Chinua Achebe, one of the world’s most beloved and admired storytellers.4/4(2).

Chinua Achebe's "Chike and the River" reads with the directness of a folk tale, even though it's set in the modern world. Originally published ineight years after the author's landmark novel "Things Fall Apart," it is the first of his four children's books, the story of a boy named Chike who yearns to cross the Niger River, for no other reason than to see what's on the other side.

Book Review: Review by Friederike Knabe ) Chike is Chinua Achebe’s young hero in this gentle, touching story of an eleven-year-old Nigerian boy who has to leave his village in order to continue his schooling in the big city on the shores of the mighty Niger River. Chike on the Banks of the River Chike’s uncle was a very strict man.

He rarely spoke and never laughed except when he drank cold beer or palm wine with his neighbor, Mr. Nwaba, or with one of his few friends. He did not like to see Chike playing with other children.

He called it a waste of time. Chike and the river. likes. Chike and the River,though children's delight,goes to tell the impart the environment can actually have on our lives;how passion and ignorance can drive usFollowers: Chike and the River () is one of Achebe’s books for children published by Heinemann Educational Books, Nigeria, in Chike and the River which forms the corpus of our critical investigation is a book for children whose publication was influenced by Christopher Okigbo.

In his critical workFile Size: KB. Book Summary: The title of this book is Chike and the River and it was written by Chinua Achebe. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published Pages: