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The Resource Americanah : a novel, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Americanah : a novel, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Label
Americanah : a novel
Title
Americanah
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Creator
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"--
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
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 940
  • 940
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrants
  • Refugees
  • Nigerians
  • Nigerians
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / African American / General
  • FICTION / Cultural Heritage
  • Immigrants
  • Nigerians
  • Refugees
  • Roman
  • Englisch
  • Nigeria
  • England
  • Nigeria
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Americanah : a novel, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Instantiates
Publication
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
950521
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
477 pages
Isbn
9780307271082
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012043875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307271082
  • (OCoLC)794366985
Label
Americanah : a novel, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Publication
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
950521
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
477 pages
Isbn
9780307271082
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012043875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307271082
  • (OCoLC)794366985

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