Search Results: "Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie"


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WE SHOULD ALL BE FEMINISTS by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: Feb. 3, 2015

"A moving essay that should find its way into the hands of all students and teachers to provoke new conversation and awareness."
An enchanting plea by the award-winning Nigerian novelist to channel anger about gender inequality into positive change. Read full book review >

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PURPLE HIBISCUS by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 17, 2003

"Nonetheless, with Kambili the author has created a compelling narrative—and a surprising punch at end. A young African voice welcome to American shores."
Earnest debut about a 15-year-old girl's struggle to blossom under the tyranny of her father's—and country's—strong arm. Read full book review >

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THE THING AROUND YOUR NECK by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 26, 2009

"Insightful and illuminating."
A dozen stories about the lives of Nigerians at home and in America from the winner of the Orange Broadband Prize. Read full book review >

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AMERICANAH by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Released: May 17, 2013

"Soap-operatic in spots, but a fine adult love story with locations both exotic and familiar."
A sensitive portrayal of distant love, broken affinities and culture clash by Nigerian novelist Adichie (Purple Hibiscus, 2003, etc.). Read full book review >