What is JacketFlap

  • JacketFlap connects you to the work of more than 200,000 authors, illustrators, publishers and other creators of books for Children and Young Adults. The site is updated daily with information about every book, author, illustrator, and publisher in the children's / young adult book industry. Members include published authors and illustrators, librarians, agents, editors, publicists, booksellers, publishers and fans.
    Join now (it's free).

Book Creators

Upcoming Events

  • None

Recent Blog Posts

These are the most recent 10 blog posts about A Reader's Guide to Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart in JacketFlap's Children's Publishing Blog Reader


Book Awards

Editorial Reviews

JacketFlap Sponsors

Spread the word about books.
Put this Widget on your blog!
  • Powered by JacketFlap.com

Are you a book Publisher?
Learn about Widgets now!

A Reader's Guide to Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart

Average rating
3 out of 5
Based on 2 Ratings and 1 Reviews

Book Description
Dissatisfied with the lack of African fiction in English, Chinua Achebe forged his own concept of the African novel to write, "Things Fall Apart." Up until that time, African fiction in his native Nigeria was largely passed from generation to generation as oral stories with little written word. Achebe's "Things Fall Apart" stands as much a piece of cultural anthropology as it is a work of fiction.... More
Book Information
PublisherEnslow Publishers, Inc.
BindingLibrary Binding (2 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages128
Publication Date01/01/2008
The Creators
About George Shea (Author) : George Shea is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of George Shea include A Reader's Guide to Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart, Giants of Scien... more
View George Shea's profile
You must be a member of JacketFlap to add a video to this page. Please Log In or Register.
Reader Comments

Log In or Register to leave a comment about this book.

Amazon US Reviews
Write a review on Amazon.com for this book
Amazon UK Reviews
Write a review on Amazon.co.uk for this book
Barnes & Noble Reviews
Write a review on Barnes & Noble for this book
Goodreads Reviews
Write a review on Goodreads for this book