Primary tabs

LilianDebrah's picture


Lilian is a writer and published author, a data analyst and an entrepreneur that loves reading insightful stories and motivational books.

Board 1

0 Followers, 5 Pins

Americanah is a 2013 novel by the Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, for which Adichie won the 2013 National Book Critics Circle Fiction Award.

635 views 0 Likes 4 comments
soughtout's picture
soughtout I dont know why I have not read this book yet. I keep planning to and fail. It's time I got proactive.
somaginer1996's picture
somaginer1996 I haven't been lucky enough to read anything by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie yet, even after watching her provocative TED talks. Setting up a reminder for myself to go pick up some books by her next...

I was once at the school library 2 years ago to get a map for a professor in my department when I saw this guy ( can't recall his name again) with this novel.

324 views 0 Likes 0 comments

If you're really a lover of African literature, then I suggest you read this book. I totally enjoy the way the writer uses deep proverbs in his books.

557 views 0 Likes 2 comments
donaemeka's picture
donaemeka I enjoyed this book more than 'things fall apart'. i'm not that familiar with Achebe's writing but it had a magical realism to it that i really enjoyed.

Purple Hibiscus is a novel written by Ngozi Adichie. The novel was centred around the postcolonial era Nigeria, a country beset by political instability and economic difficulties.

362 views 0 Likes 0 comments

Things Fall Apart was one of the famous literary works of a Nigerian renowned writer Chinua Achebe.

322 views 0 Likes 5 comments
chale1919's picture
chale1919 I'm interested in reading this one - I'd like to read more African literature. Do you have any other recommendations?
LilianDebrah's picture
LilianDebrah yes I think you should check "Arrow of God" by Chinua Achebe
chale1919's picture
chale1919 Will do - thanks for the recommendation!
LilianDebrah's picture
LilianDebrah I have also read: Half of a yellow sun, Purple Hibiscus, and Americanah. It's a book written by Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie. I love that Lady. I can't wait for her new book. In fact, I think I...
Scroll to top