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Half of a yellow sun

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Half of a Yellow Sun
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Miles, Robin. Narrator
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9781400095209
9780307485779
9781524781712
9781436172097
9781400044160
9780676978124
9781456128982
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Grouped Work ID 446aad95-9120-9e2f-f619-375f78203fe7
Full title half of a yellow sun
Author adichie chimamanda ngozi
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With effortless grace, celebrated author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie illuminates a seminal moment in modern African history: Biafra's impassioned struggle to establish an independent republic in southeastern Nigeria during the late 1960s. We experience this tumultuous decade alongside five unforgettable characters: Ugwu, a thirteen-year-old houseboy who works for Odenigbo, a university professor full of revolutionary zeal; Olanna, the professor's beautiful young mistress who has abandoned her life in Lagos for a dusty town and her lover's charm; and Richard, a shy young Englishman infatuated with Olanna's willful twin sister Kainene. Half of a Yellow Sun is a tremendously evocative novel of the promise, hope, and disappointment of the Biafran war.

BONUS: This edition includes an excerpt from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah.

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