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Beasts of No Nation

by Uzodinma Iweala

  • 112 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • Literary,
  • War & Military,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7860903M
    ISBN 100719567521
    ISBN 109780719567520

      Buy Beasts of No Nation by Iweala, Uzodinma (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(92).   The filmmaking craft of "Beasts of No Nation" is vividly apparent, and its emotional power is undeniable. Why, then, does it feel dubious in certain ways, and perhaps troubling for the wrong reasons?

    Beasts of No Nation was released in an unabridged edition on compact disc by Recorded Books, Inc., in It is narrated by Nyambi Nyambi. It is narrated by Nyambi Nyambi. This edition has limited availability. Beasts of No Nation 2h 17m US Movies When civil war tears his family apart, a young West African boy is forced to join a unit of mercenary fighters and transform into a child soldier.

    "Beasts of No Nation" was filmed primarily in Ghana, and had a mostly local Ghanaian cast and crew. It uses Ghanaian language and culture to create Agu's world before he's thrust into horror. But like the book it's based on, it's set in a nameless African country (the only African country mentioned in the film is Nigeria).   In a powerful, strikingly original voice, Uzodinma Iweala leads the reader through the random travels, betrayals, and violence that mark Agu’s new community. Electrifying and engrossing, Beasts of No Nation announces the arrival of an extraordinary new writer.


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“[Beasts of No Nation] is a work of visceral urgency it heralds the arrival of a major talent.” (Amitav Ghosh, author of The Glass Palace) “Uzodinma Iweala is a gifted and brave writer.” (Chris Abani, author of GraceLand) “An astonishing debut.” (Kirkus Reviews (starred review))Cited by: 9.

Beasts of No Nation is destined to be regarded as a classic. Village life in this unnamed West African country is disrupted when news comes of war.

People who can, flee. Some remain, men willing to fight mostly/5. Beats of No Nation is a book that feels like you have read it or seen it a number of times before. It is brutal in its description of child soldiers forced to fight after being ripped away from their homes by rebels in a fictional African s: This book is not for the faint of heart.

It is a fictionalized account of the guerrilla warfare in Africa. Beasts of No Nation has become a Netflix original film as well. The story evolves around Agu, a young boy who is haunted by his father's death, and thrown into the violence and civil war of his West African country/5(). “[Beasts of No Nation] is a work of visceral urgency it heralds the arrival of a major talent.” (Amitav Ghosh, author of The Glass Palace) “Uzodinma Iweala is a gifted and brave writer.” (Chris Abani, author of GraceLand) “An astonishing debut.” (Kirkus Reviews (starred review))/5().

In a powerful, strikingly original voice, Uzodinma Iweala leads the reader through the random travels, betrayals, and violence that mark Agu’s new community. Electrifying and engrossing,  Beasts of No Nation  announces the arrival of an extraordinary new writer/5().

Free download or read online Beasts of No Nation pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Uzodinma Iweala. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this fiction, war story are,/5. Beasts Of No Nation () About book: Read it. Be appalled. - written in the unrelenting tense of now - the horror never author's use of present tense works like an incantation, grasping you by the throat tightly, it makes you breathless in a hyperventilating kind of way, you cannot stop - only turn the page, trying to read faster if only to get to the end of it.

Beasts of No Nation Summary These notes were contributed by members of the GradeSaver community. We are thankful for their contributions and encourage you to make your own. Written by people who wish to remain anonymous. Beasts of No Nation, as its title would indicate, isn't about a particular war.

It's not even really about war — it's much more fixated on the impacts of Author: Katherine Cusumano. 8 quotes from Beasts of No Nation: ‘I am fearing because I am seeing that the only way not to be fighting is to die. Rate this book.

Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. Beasts of No Nation by Uzodinma Iweala 4, ratings, average rating, reviews Open Preview Beasts of No Cited by: 9.

Beasts of No Nation is written in the first person from the point-of-view of Agu. Though simplistic plot-wise, this story deals with Agu’s painfully harrowing and emotionally complex experiences in a war-torn environment.

“[Beasts of No Nation] is a work of visceral urgency it heralds the arrival of a major talent.” - Amitav Ghosh, author of The Glass Palace “Uzodinma Iweala is a gifted and brave writer.” - Chris Abani, author of GraceLand.

Today: A scene-by-scene breakdown of the script for the movie Beasts of No Nation. Here is my take on this exercise from a previous series of posts — How To Read A Screenplay: After a first pass, it’s time to crack open the script for a deeper analysis and you can do that by creating a scene-by-scene breakdown.

Uzodinma Iweala is the author of Beasts of No Nation, which won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, the New York Public Library Young Lions Award, and the Sue Kaufman Prize from the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

In he was selected as one of Granta's Best Young American Novelists.A graduate of Harvard University and the /5(19). From Beasts of No Nation, page 36 -Beasts of No Nation is a devastating novel about a boy's shattered life. It is a demanding book which although slim, packs a huge punch.

Sorrowful and stunning in its simple narration - this book will weigh heavily on the reader's heart.4/4(33). Beasts of No Nation is a novel by Nigerian-American writer and physician, Uzodinma Iweala.

His debut work takes its title from a album of the same name by the Nigerian musician, Fela Kuti. The book had its roots in the author’s creative writing thesis at Harvard.

Beasts of No Nation tells the tale of Agu, a school-age boy in an unnamed country in western Africa that is in the throes of a civil war. When Agu’s mother and sister are evacuated from their village, Agu remains with his father.

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Goodreads members who liked Beasts of No Nation also liked: Becoming A.Beasts of No Nation grants us a rare insight into an intolerable situation. But it does more than simply tell us what is going on--it provides a context for us to better understand what is truly going on--and offers a potential solution.

Agu finds his peace with his own accurate assessment of himself as a beast.