Question 1 Report
This question is based on Bolaji Abdullahi's Sweet Sixteen
How old was Aliya in the Novel?
In Bolaji Abdullahi's novel "Sweet Sixteen," Aliya is 16 years old. This is explicitly stated in the title of the book, as well as in the text itself. The novel follows Aliya's journey as she navigates the challenges of growing up and transitioning into adulthood, including her relationships with family, friends, and boys. As such, her age is a central theme of the book, and is referenced throughout to highlight the unique experiences and perspectives of being a sixteen-year-old girl.