By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
The bestselling novel—a love tale of race and identity—from the award-winning writer of We should still All Be Feminists and Dear Ijeawele.
Nominated as considered one of America’s best-loved novels via PBS’s The nice American Read
Ifemelu and Obinze are younger and in love once they go away military-ruled Nigeria for the West. attractive, confident Ifemelu heads for the US, the place regardless of her educational luck, she is pressured to grapple with what it capability to be black for the 1st time. Quiet, considerate Obinze had was hoping to affix her, yet with post-9/11 the United States closed to him, he as an alternative plunges right into a harmful, undocumented lifestyles in London. Fifteen years later, they reunite in a newly democratic Nigeria, and reignite their passion—for one another and for his or her homeland.
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Americanah (Ala Notable Books for Adults) by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie