By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
One of The New York Times's Ten top Books of the Year
Winner of the nationwide booklet Critics Circle Award for Fiction
An NPR "Great Reads" ebook, a Chicago Tribune top publication, a Washington put up Notable e-book, a Seattle occasions Best publication, an Entertainment Weekly most sensible Fiction ebook, a Newsday Top 10 e-book, and a Goodreads Best of the 12 months pick.
A robust, gentle tale of race and id via Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the award-winning writer of Half of a Yellow Sun.
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 compelled to grapple with what it capacity to be black for the 1st time. Quiet, considerate Obinze had was hoping to hitch her, yet with post-9/11 the US closed to him, he as an alternative plunges right into a harmful, undocumented existence 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.