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Viewing Entry - Americanah (E12386)
by Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi

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Playing time for epub/audio formats : 17 hours 30 minutes


Author / Responsible partyAdichie, Chimamanda Ngozi
GenreHistorical fiction.
TopicsHistorical fiction. Immigrants -- Fiction. Refugees -- Fiction. Nigerians -- United States -- Fiction. Nigeria -- History -- 1960- -- Fiction.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd. [Association for the Blind of WA]


From the award-winning author of 'Half of a Yellow Sun', a powerful story of love, race and identity. As teenagers in Lagos, Ifemelu and Obinze fall in love. Their Nigeria is under military dictatorship, and people are fleeing the country if they can. The self-assured Ifemelu departs for America. There she suffers defeats and triumphs, finds and loses relationships, all the while feeling the weight of something she never thought of back home: race.

Additional Information

System control numberE12386
Original Print PublisherNew York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
Narrator NameAdjoa Andoh.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator