The Girl with the Louding Voice

The Girl with the Louding VoiceA powerful, emotional debut novel told in the unforgettable voice of a young Nigerian woman who is trapped in a life of servitude but determined to fight for her dreams and choose her own future Adunni is a fourteen year old Nigerian girl who knows what she wants an education This, her mother has

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Stay with Me

Stay with MeThis celebrated, unforgettable first novel, shortlisted for the prestigious Women s Prize for Fiction and set in Nigeria, gives voice to both husband and wife as they tell the story of their marriage and the forces that threaten to tear it apart Yejide and Akin have been married since they met and

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Girl

GirlGirl , Edna O Brien s hotly anticipated new novel, envisages the lives of the Boko Haram girls in a masterpiece of violence and tenderness I was a girl once, but not any So begins Girl, Edna O Brien s harrowing portrayal of the young women abducted by Boko Haram Set in the deep countryside

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El peligro de la historia única

El peligro de la historia únicaCon su caracter stico amor por las historias, en este manifiesto Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie hace una llamada a rechazar los relatos nicos Se trata de su primera TED Talk, un emotivo discurso que han visto m s de tres millones de personas Con rotundidad y calidez, la autora reivindica la riqueza de

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What It Means When a Man Falls from the Sky

What It Means When a Man Falls from the SkyA dazzlingly accomplished debut collection explores the ties that bind parents and children, husbands and wives, lovers and friends to one another and to the places they call home In Who Will Greet You at Home, a National Magazine Award finalist for The New Yorker, A woman desperate for a child

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Freshwater

FreshwaterAn extraordinary debut novel, Freshwater explores the surreal experience of having a fractured self It centers around a young Nigerian woman, Ada, who develops separate selves within her as a result of being born with one foot on the other side Unsettling, heartwrenching, dark, and powerful,

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The Oracle (Fargo Adventure, #11)

The Oracle (Fargo Adventure, #11)Husband and wife treasure hunting team Sam and Remi Fargo return for a new adventure as they hunt for ancient treasure that may or may not be cursed in this thrilling addition to Clive Cussler s bestselling series In 533 A.D., the last King of the Vandals still rules in Northern Africa but a

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Rosewater (The Wormwood Trilogy, #1)

Rosewater (The Wormwood Trilogy, #1)Tade Thompson s Rosewater is the start of an award winning, cutting edge trilogy set in Nigeria, by one of science fiction s most engaging new voices Rosewater is a town on the edge A community formed around the edges of a mysterious alien biodome, its residents comprise the hopeful, the hungry

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The Freedom Artist

The Freedom ArtistAfter her disappearance, a man begins to search for the woman, because he loves her He searches desperately at first, and then with terrible realization And we journey with him as he searches, through a frightening, disintegrating world of lies, and violence, and fear At the heart of this

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Ordinary People

Ordinary PeopleYou can take a leap, do something off the wall, something reckless It s your last chance, and most people miss it South London, 2008 Two couples find themselves at a moment of reckoning, on the brink of acceptance or revolution Melissa has a new baby and doesn t want to let it change her but,

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The Rosewater Insurrection (The Wormwood Trilogy, #2)

The Rosewater Insurrection (The Wormwood Trilogy, #2)All is quiet in the city of Rosewater as it expands on the back of the gargantuan alien Wormwood Those who know the truth of the invasion keep the secret The government agent Aminat, the lover of the retired sensitive Kaaro, is at the forefront of the cold, silent conflict She must capture a

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Akata Warrior (Akata Witch, #2)

Akata Warrior (Akata Witch, #2)A year ago, Sunny Nwazue, an American born girl Nigerian girl, was inducted into the secret Leopard Society As she began to develop her magical powers, Sunny learned that she had been chosen to lead a dangerous mission to avert an apocalypse, brought about by the terrifying masquerade, Ekwensu.

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The Fishermen

The FishermenShortlisted for the Man Booker Prize Astonishing remarkable, mythic Alice Walker, author of The Color Purple Impressive and beautifully imagined EconomistIn a small town in western Nigeria, four young brothers take advantage of their strict father s absence from home to go fishing at a

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Americanah

AmericanahIfemelu and Obinze are young and in love when they depart military ruled Nigeria for the West Beautiful, self assured Ifemelu heads for America, where despite her academic success, she is forced to grapple with what it means to be black for the first time Quiet, thoughtful Obinze had hoped to join

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Things Fall Apart (The African Trilogy, #1)

Things Fall Apart (The African Trilogy, #1)More than two million copies of Things Fall Apart have been sold in the United States since it was first published here in 1959 Worldwide, there are eight million copies in print in fifty different languages This is Chinua Achebe s masterpiece and it is often compared to the great Greek tragedies,

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Half of a Yellow Sun

Half of a Yellow SunA masterly, haunting new novel from a writer heralded by The Washington Post Book World as the 21st century daughter of Chinua Achebe, Half of a Yellow Sun re creates a seminal moment in modern African history Biafra s impassioned struggle to establish an independent republic in Nigeria in the

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