WorldCat Identities

Akinyemi, Rowena

Overview
Works: 64 works in 540 publications in 4 languages and 3,923 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Juvenile works  History  Romance fiction  Biography  Didactic fiction  Serialized fiction  Novels 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Author of introduction, Editor, Collector, Other
Classifications: PR4562, 823.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rowena Akinyemi
Cry freedom by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

54 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and Danish and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They said Steve Biko was a man of violence; then why did he talk of peace? They said he wanted revolution; so why did he talk of friendship? They said he died of hunger; why was his body broken and bruised? This is the story of a man's fight with the government of South Africa. It is the story of all people who prefer truth to lies. It is the story of all people who cry'Freedom', and who are not afraid to die. -- Product Description
Love or money? by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

59 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is Molly Clarkson's fiftieth birthday. She is having a party, for only four people. They all want her money. She will not give them her money so they are waiting for her to die. But one person can't wait
Under the moon by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

45 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading level: 1 [green]
Remember Miranda by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

31 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading level: 1 [green]
The children of the New Forest by Frederick Marryat( Book )

27 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'England in 1647: King Charles is in prison, and Cromwell's men are fighting the King's men. These are dangerous times for everybody. The four Beverley children have no parents; their mother is dead and their father died while fighting for the King. Now Cromwell's soldiers have come to burn the house - with the children in it. The four of them escape into the New Forest - but how will they live? What will they eat? And will Cromwell's soldier find them?' --from back
Nelson Mandela : 1400 headwords by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

23 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and German and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1918 in the peaceful province of Transkei, South Africa, the Mandela family gave their new baby son the name Rolihlahla--'troublemaker'. But the young boy's early years were happy ones, and he grew up to be a good student and an enthusiastic sportsman. Who could imagine then what was waiting for Nelson Mandela--the tireless struggle for human rights, the long years in prison, the happiness and sadness of family life, and one day the title of President of South Africa? This is the story of an extraordinary man, recognized today as one of the world's great leaders, whose long walk to freedom brought new hope to a troubled nation
Reflex by Dick Francis( Book )

29 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series of readers is aimed at students at 6 levels from elementary to advanced. All stages have exercises for classroom or private use, plus a glossary to help with vocabulary. This suspense novel, at intermediate level, is set in the world of horse racing
Gandhi by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

12 editions published in 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 'Factfiles' are non-fiction readers for all ages, featuring a wide range of topics such as famous cities, sport, science, the environment and the media. There are exercises at the back of each book to check students' understanding, plus ideas for extended activities and project work
The hole in the hedge by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Femi and his family have just moved house and all Femi's friends are far away but when he has to clear the hedge at the bottom of the garden he finds a new friend
Hamster weekend by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stroke of luck by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love or money? by Rowena Akinyemi( Recording )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een rijke vrouw uit Cambridge die haar vijftigste verjaardag viert met vier mensen van wie ze niet weet of ze van háár houden of van haar geld, wordt de nacht erna vermoord. Bekorte en vereenvoudigde uitgave met verschillende oefeningen en woordverklaringen in het Engels
Little Dorrit by Charles Dickens( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Clennam is back in England after many years abroad. He finds his mother as cold and hard as ever, but his father's recent death has thrown up a mystery, and he is determined to get to the bottom of it. Could it have anything to do with Little Dorrit, the quiet, kind girl who sews for his mother and goes back at night to her home in the Marshalsea Prison? As Arthur gets to know the Dorrit family, he is too busy looking for the truth about his mother's secret to notice that he has perhaps found the answer to his own happiness
The witches of Pendle by Rowena Akinyemi( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today most people don't believe in witches. But in 1612 everybody was afraid of them. Young Jennet Device in Lancashire knew a lot about them because she lived with the witches of Pendle. They were her family
The witches of Pendle by Rowena Akinyemi( Recording )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

YA. Young Jennet Device knows a lot about witches because she lives with the witches of Pendle. Speed level 3
Rainforests by Rowena Akinyemi( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Cry freedom
Alternative Names
Ajinnami

Akinyemi, Rowena

Languages
English (300)

Spanish (6)

German (2)

Danish (1)

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Love or money?Under the moonRemember MirandaThe children of the New ForestNelson Mandela : 1400 headwordsReflexGandhiLove or money?