Americanah (2013) by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

2015-10-01T12:00:11-04:00

Critical Assessment "There are some novels that tell a great story and others that make you change the way you look at the world. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah is a book that manages to do both. "It is ostensibly a love story – the tale of childhood sweethearts at school in Nigeria whose lives take different paths when they seek their fortunes in America and England – but it is also a brilliant dissection of modern attitudes to race, spanning three continents and touching on issues of identity, loss and loneliness." Elizabeth Day, "Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie – Review," The Guardian, [...]