AmericanahBook - 2013
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Accepting a scholarship to an American college, Ifemelu escapes Nigeria, leaving behind her sweetheart, Obinze. Baffled and burdened by racism in America, Ifemelu begins a provocative blog on the subject. Years later, she and Obinze reunite and evaluate their relationship. A witty, observant love... Read More »
Americanah is the work of a masterful storyteller: thoughtful, witty and irreverent. It is a novel of ideas: race, aspiration, and nationality. It is also a star-crossed love story that wends its way across three continents and three decades. Original and absorbing.
A star-crossed love story and a thoughtful, witty & irreverent novel of ideas.