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Chris Abani

The Elvis Oke of Chris Abani's novel is a child left to fend for himself in the urban jungle of Lagos, Nigeria. He has a talent for Elvis impersonations (hence the name) and wants to make it big so he can escape his violent and tumultuous life. In a place where angels fear to tread and only fools rush in, Elvis searches for redemption and a small piece of graceland.

The Elvis Oke of Chris Abani's novel is a child left to fend for himself in the urban jungle of Lagos, Nigeria. He has a talent for Elvis impersonations (hence the name) and wants to make it big so he can escape his violent and tumultuous life. In a place where angels fear to tread and only fools rush in, Elvis searches for redemption and a small piece of graceland.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

The Elvis Oke of Chris Abani's novel is a child left to fend for himself in the urban jungle of Lagos, Nigeria. He has a talent for Elvis impersonations (hence the name) and wants to make it big so he can escape his violent and tumultuous life. In a place where angels fear to tread and only fools rush in, Elvis searches for redemption and a small piece of graceland.

Language:

English

Length:

12h 31m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

47:00


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

16:36


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

26:16


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

30:02


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

35:21


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

25:37


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

31:05


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

15:04


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

21:53


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

21:07


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

40:32


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

07:07


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

31:05


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

27:17


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

36:01


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

25:24


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

26:51


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

10:30


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

15:01


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

31:47


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

15:45


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

22:43


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

24:59


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

22:53


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

25:13


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

23:32


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

15:07


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

18:15


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

38:52


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

19:26


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

02:41