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By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

From the award-winning writer of Half of a Yellow Sun, a stunning new novel: a narrative of affection and race founded round a tender guy and girl from Nigeria who face tricky offerings and demanding situations within the nations they arrive to name home.

As young children in a Lagos secondary tuition, 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 United States to review. She suffers defeats and triumphs, unearths 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 USA won't allow him in, and he plunges right into a risky, undocumented lifestyles in London.

Years later, Obinze is a prosperous guy in a newly democratic Nigeria, whereas Ifemelu has completed good fortune 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 birth and for every other—they will face the hardest judgements in their lives.
Fearless, gripping, right away darkly humorous and smooth, spanning 3 continents and diverse lives, Americanah is a richly advised tale set in today’s globalized global: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s strongest and miraculous novel yet.

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