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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie grew up in Nigeria. Her work has been translated into thirty languages and has appeared in various publications, including The New Yorker, Granta, The O. Henry Prize Stories, the Financial Times, and Zoetrope: All-Story. She is the author of the novels Purple Hibiscus, which won the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize and the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award, and Half of a Yellow Sun, which won the Orange Prize and was a National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist, a New York Times Notable Book, and a People and Black Issues Book Review Best Book of the Year; and, most recently, the story...

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The African Trilogy
Things Fall Apart, No Longer at Ease, and Arrow of God
Written by Chinua Achebe
Introduction by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


Format: Hardcover, 536 pages
Publisher: Everyman's Library
On Sale: January 5, 2010
Price: $30.00

Here, collected for the first time in Everyman’s Library, are the three internationally acclaimed classic novels that comprise what has come to be known as Chinua Achebe’s “African Trilogy.”

Beginning with the best-selling Things Fall Apart—on the heels of its fiftieth anniversary—The African Trilogy captures a society caught between its traditional roots... Read more >

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Americanah

Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


Format: Trade Paperback, 608 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $15.95

One of The New York Times's Ten Best Books of the Year and an NBCC Award Finalist
An NPR "Great Reads" Book, a Chicago Tribune Best Book, a Washington Post Notable Book, a Seattle Times Best Book, an Entertainment Weekly Top Fiction Book, a Newsday Top 10 Book, and a Goodreads Best of...
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Americanah

Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
Publisher: Knopf
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $27.95

From the award-winning author of Half of a Yellow Sun, a dazzling new novel: a story of love and race centered around a young man and woman from Nigeria who face difficult choices and challenges in the countries they come to call home.

As teenagers in a Lagos secondary school, Ifemelu and... Read more >
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Americanah

Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


Format: eBook, 496 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $10.99

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Half of a Yellow Sun

Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: September 4, 2007
Price: $15.95

With effortless grace, celebrated author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie illuminates a seminal moment in modern African history: Biafra's impassioned struggle to establish an independent republic in southeastern Nigeria during the late 1960s. We experience this tumultuous decade alongside five unforgettable characters: Ugwu, a thirteen-year-old houseboy who works for Odenigbo, a university professor... Read more >
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Half of a Yellow Sun

Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
Publisher: Knopf
On Sale: September 12, 2006
Price: $26.95

WINNER OF THE ANISFIELD-WOLF BOOK AWARD

A masterly, haunting new novel from a writer heralded by The Washington Post Book World as “the 21st-century daughter of Chinua Achebe,” Half of a Yellow Sun re-creates a seminal moment in modern African history: Biafra’s impassioned struggle to establish an independent republic in Nigeria in... Read more >
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Half of a Yellow Sun

Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


Format: eBook, 560 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: November 12, 2008
Price: $11.99

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The Thing Around Your Neck

Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


Format: eBook, 224 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: June 16, 2009
Price: $11.99

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The Thing Around Your Neck

Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: June 1, 2010
Price: $15.95

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie burst onto the literary scene with her remarkable debut novel, Purple Hibiscus, which critics hailed as “one of the best novels to come out of Africa in years” (Baltimore Sun), with “prose as lush as the Nigerian landscape that it powerfully evokes” (The Boston Globe); The Washington Post... Read more >
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We Should All Be Feminists

Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


Format: eBook, 32 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $1.99

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February 3, 2015
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We Should All Be Feminists

Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $7.95

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