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Little Bee: A Novel
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Tantor Media 2009
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OverDrive MP3 Audiobook, OverDrive Listen
Edition:
Unabridged
Street Date:
4/14/2009
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781400191710
Accelerated Reader:
UG
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APA Citation (style guide)

Chris Cleave. (2009). Little Bee: A Novel. Unabridged Tantor Media.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Chris Cleave. 2009. Little Bee: A Novel. Tantor Media.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Chris Cleave, Little Bee: A Novel. Tantor Media, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Chris Cleave. Little Bee: A Novel. Unabridged Tantor Media, 2009.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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British couple Andrew and Sarah O'Rourke, vacationing on a Nigerian beach in a last-ditch effort to save their faltering marriage, come across Little Bee and her sister, Nigerian refugees fleeing from machete-wielding soldiers intent on clearing the beach. The horrific confrontation that follows changes the lives of everyone involved in unimaginable ways.

Two years later, Little Bee appears in London on the day of Andrew's funeral and reconnects with Sarah. Sarah is struggling to come to terms with her husband's recent suicide and the stubborn behavior of her four-year-old son, who is convinced that he really is Batman. The tenuous friendship between Sarah and Little Bee that grows, is challenged, and ultimately endures is the heart of this emotional, tense, and often hilarious novel.

Considered by some to be the next Kite Runner, Little Bee is an achingly human story set against the inhuman realities of war-torn Africa. Wrenching tests of friendship and terrible moral dilemmas fuel this irresistible novel.

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