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 founded round a tender guy and lady from Nigeria who face tricky offerings and demanding situations within the nations they arrive to name home.
As youngsters in a Lagos secondary college, Ifemelu and Obinze fall in love. Their Nigeria is below army dictatorship, and folks are leaving the rustic in the event that they can. Ifemelu—beautiful, self-assured—departs for the USA to review. She suffers defeats and triumphs, reveals and loses relationships and friendships, all of the 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 USA won't allow him in, and he plunges right into a risky, undocumented lifestyles in London.
Years later, Obinze is a filthy rich guy in a newly democratic Nigeria, whereas Ifemelu has accomplished luck as a author of an eye-opening weblog 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 birth and for every other—they will face the hardest judgements in their lives.
Fearless, gripping, instantly darkly humorous and smooth, spanning 3 continents and various lives, Americanah is a richly advised tale set in today’s globalized global: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s strongest and remarkable novel yet.
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