The Resource Americanah, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Americanah, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Label
Americanah
Title
Americanah
Statement of responsibility
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A young woman from Nigeria leaves behind her home and her first love to start a new life in America, only to find her dreams are not all she expected"--
Member of
Summary
Separated by respective ambitions after falling in love in occupied Nigeria, beautiful Ifemelu experiences triumph and defeat in America while exploring new concepts of race, while Obinze endures an undocumented status in London until the pair is reunited in their homeland 15 years later, where they face the toughest decisions of their lives.
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2014
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2013.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 2013.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2013
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Awards note
National Books Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10176773
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9387.9.A34354
LC item number
A44 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 940
  • 940
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Borzoi book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrants
  • Refugees
  • Nigerians
  • Nigerians
  • Nigeria
  • Refugees
  • Immigrants
  • Immigrants
  • Nigerians
  • Refugees
  • England
  • Nigeria
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Americanah, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Link
http://chimamanda.com
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn794366985
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
477 pages
Isbn
9780307397911
Lccn
2012043875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)794366985
Label
Americanah, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Link
http://chimamanda.com
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn794366985
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
477 pages
Isbn
9780307397911
Lccn
2012043875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)794366985

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