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To America, To Serve & Hero Number One – Librarian Book Picks

By Caroline on 20 Apr, 2015

Have you decided what to read this week? Check out the top three books we can’t wait to read, selected for you by our librarian.

To America and Back Alive! By Fafunwa, Babs

This book is the second of the trilogy, first published as Up and On! A Nigerian Teacher's Odyssey. This part of the story deals with the author's experiences, exploits, frustrations and triumphs in the white man's land of the forties and fifties.

To Serve is to Live: Autobiographical reflections on the Nigerian condition by Utomi, Pat

This book is an autobiographical journey of reflection on leadership thoughts and action in nation-building in Nigeria.

Hero Number One by Eboh, Emman

Dismayed by his father's plans for his future, Adindu runs away from his peaceful but backward village to the strange world of the city. Once there, the bewildered young boy is inadvertently plunged into a series of exciting adventure from what he emerges as Hero Number One.

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