By Josephine Falla
What may occur for those who determined to electronic mail God...and God emailed again? It was once in the course of one among his periodic bouts of smouldering resentment on the approach his existence had became out that William Penfold first considered emailing God. It appeared extra smooth than praying, in some way. extra up to date. besides, he didn't are looking to pray. He desired to protest. He'd been in this earth approximately 70 years supply or take. the purpose used to be he didn't just like the means he used to be dwelling. more often than not he used to be indignant approximately issues. He didn't are looking to be forever offended. He sought after serene convenience. He could inform The Lord approximately all of it and notice if He may positioned it right...William Penfold is an indignant destroy of a guy, ingesting an excessive amount of and depressed on the manner his existence has became out. he's one in every of life's eccentrics who's acutely aware that his existence used to be very diverse yet he refuses to attempt to recollect the earlier. He comes to a decision to electronic mail God to protest approximately all this - in basic terms to get an enigmatic answer! As they alternate emails, William's existence alterations for the higher, in a such a lot fantastic approach, and he unearths himself turning into somebody with social status and neighbors in the neighborhood. A case of from 0 to Hero! expensive God is a unusual, unique, yet thought-provoking first novel through Josephine Falla.
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But I can trust you. I know it as I look at you. As our fathers said, you can tell a ripe corn by its look. I shall give you twice four hundred yams. ” Okonkwo thanked him again and again and went home feeling happy. He knew that Nwakibie would not refuse him, but he had not expected he would be so generous. He had not hoped to get more than four hundred seeds. He would now have to make a bigger farm. He hoped to get another four hundred yams from one of his father’s friends at Isiuzo. Share-cropping was a very slow way of building up a barn of one’s own.
It was an occasion for giving thanks to Ani, the earth goddess and the source of all fertility. Ani played a greater part in the life of the people than any other diety. She was the ultimate judge of morality and conduct. And what was more, she was in close communion with the departed fathers of the clan whose bodies had been committed to earth. The Feast of the New Yam was held every year before the harvest began, to honor the earth goddess and the ancestral spirits of the clan. New yams could not be eaten until some had first been offered to these powers.
To reproduce the Glossary on this page. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Achebe, Chinua. —1st Anchor Books ed. cm. 1. Nigeria—Race relations—Fiction. 2. Igbo (African people)—Fiction. 3. Men—Nigeria—Fiction. I. Title. com Table of Contents Cover Title Page Copyright Part 1 Chapter One Chapter Two Chapter Three Chapter Four Chapter Five Chapter Six Chapter Seven Chapter Eight Chapter Nine Chapter Ten Chapter Eleven Chapter Twelve Chapter Thirteen Part 2 Chapter Fourteen Chapter Fifteen Chapter Sixteen Chapter Seventeen Chapter Eighteen Chapter Nineteen Part 3 Chapter Twenty Chapter Twenty-One Chapter Twenty-Two Chapter Twenty-Three Chapter Twenty-Four Chapter Twenty-Five A Glossary of Ibo Words and Phrases Reading Group Guide About the Author Other Books by This Author Also by Chinua Achebe Turning and turning in the widening gyre The falcon cannot hear the falconer; Things fall apart; the center cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world.