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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

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
Written by Chinua Achebe, Introduction by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Everyman's Library | Hardcover | January 2010
$30.00/37.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-59270-5 (0-307-59270-7)

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






Americanah
Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Anchor | Trade Paperback | March 2014
$15.95/(Canada) | 978-0-307-45592-5 (0-307-45592-0)

One of The New York Times's Ten Best Books of the Year

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction

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...

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Americanah
Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Knopf | Hardcover | May 2013
$27.95/(Canada) | 978-0-307-27108-2 (0-307-27108-0)

One of The New York Times Book Review's Ten Best Books of the Year

LONGLISTED 2015  – International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award

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...

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Half of a Yellow Sun
Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Anchor | Trade Paperback | September 2007
$15.95/(Canada) | 978-1-4000-9520-9 (1-4000-9520-4)

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






Half of a Yellow Sun
Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Knopf | Hardcover | September 2006
$26.95/(Canada) | 978-1-4000-4416-0 (1-4000-4416-2)

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 the 1960s, and the chilling... Read more






The Thing Around Your Neck
Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Anchor | Trade Paperback | June 2010
$15.95/(Canada) | 978-0-307-45591-8 (0-307-45591-2)

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






We Should All Be Feminists
Written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Anchor | Trade Paperback | February 3, 2015
$7.95/8.95(Canada) | 978-1-101-91176-1 (1-101-91176-X)

In this personal, eloquently-argued essay—adapted from her much-admired TEDx talk of the same name—Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, award-winning author of Americanah, offers readers a unique definition of feminism for the twenty-first century, one rooted in inclusion and awareness. Drawing extensively on her own experiences and her deep understanding of the often masked realities... Read more





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