By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
From the award-winning writer of Half of a Yellow Sun, a blinding new novel: a narrative of affection and race situated round a tender guy and lady from Nigeria who face tough offerings and demanding situations within the international locations they arrive to name home.
As young ones in a Lagos secondary college, Ifemelu and Obinze fall in love. Their Nigeria is less than army dictatorship, and folks are leaving the rustic in the event that they can. Ifemelu—beautiful, self-assured—departs for the US to check. She suffers defeats and triumphs, reveals and loses relationships and friendships, the entire whereas feeling the load of anything she by no means considered again domestic: race. Obinze—the quiet, considerate son of a professor—had was hoping to hitch her, yet post-9/11 the United States won't allow him in, and he plunges right into a harmful, undocumented lifestyles in London.
Years later, Obinze is a filthy rich guy in a newly democratic Nigeria, whereas Ifemelu has completed luck as a author of an eye-opening web publication approximately race in the US. but if Ifemelu returns to Nigeria, and he or she and Obinze reignite their shared passion—for their place of origin and for every other—they will face the hardest judgements in their lives.
Fearless, gripping, without delay darkly humorous and soft, spanning 3 continents and diverse lives, Americanah is a richly informed tale set in today’s globalized global: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s strongest and brilliant novel yet.
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Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie