The Resource Lagoon, Nnedi Okorafor

Lagoon, Nnedi Okorafor

Label
Lagoon
Title
Lagoon
Statement of responsibility
Nnedi Okorafor
Creator
Contributor
Author
Distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "It's up to a famous rapper, a biologist, and a rogue soldier to handle humanity's first contact with an alien ambassador--and prevent mass extinction--in this novel that blends magical realism with high-stakes action. After word gets out on the Internet that aliens have landed in the waters outside of the world's fifth most populous city, chaos ensues. Soon the military, religious leaders, thieves, and crackpots are trying to control the message on YouTube and on the streets. Meanwhile, the earth's political superpowers are considering a preemptive nuclear launch to eradicate the intruders. All that stands between 17 million anarchic residents and death is an alien ambassador, a biologist, a rapper, a soldier, and a myth that may be the size of a giant spider, or a god revealed"--
  • "A biologist, a famous rapper, and a rogue soldier become the honor guard and interpreter of humanity's first contact with an alien ambassador in this thriller that combines magician realism and seemingly end-of-the-world high tension"--
Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
TLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Okorafor, Nnedi
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3615.K67
LC item number
L33 2015
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
OverDrive, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Extraterrestrial beings
  • Human-alien encounters
  • FICTION / Fantasy / Urban Life
  • FICTION / Action & Adventure
Label
Lagoon, Nnedi Okorafor
Link
http://downloadmedia.denverlibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=F99A4624-A3DB-409F-BAA2-DC1D35BDDD62
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Electronic book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781481440899
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F99A4624-A3DB-409F-BAA2-DC1D35BDDD62
System control number
  • (OCoLC)906031751
  • (TLC)erc0000348236
Label
Lagoon, Nnedi Okorafor
Link
http://downloadmedia.denverlibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=F99A4624-A3DB-409F-BAA2-DC1D35BDDD62
Publication
Note
Electronic book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781481440899
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F99A4624-A3DB-409F-BAA2-DC1D35BDDD62
System control number
  • (OCoLC)906031751
  • (TLC)erc0000348236

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