Homegoing

HomegoingA novel of breathtaking sweep and emotional power that traces three hundred years in Ghana and along the way also becomes a truly great American novel Extraordinary for its exquisite language, its implacable sorrow, its soaring beauty, and for its monumental portrait of the forces that shape

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

An Orchestra of Minorities

An Orchestra of MinoritiesA heart breaking and mythic story about a Nigerian poultry farmer who sacrifices everything to win the woman he loves, by Man Booker Finalist and author of The Fishermen, Chigozie Obioma A contemporary twist on the Odyssey, An Orchestra of Minorities is narrated by the chi, or spirit of a young

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

Behold the Dreamers

Behold the DreamersJende Jonga, a Cameroonian immigrant living in Harlem, has come to the United States to provide a better life for himself, his wife, Neni, and their six year old son In the fall of 2007, Jende can hardly believe his luck when he lands a job as a chauffeur for Clark Edwards, a senior executive at

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

The Shadow King

The Shadow KingA gripping novel set during Mussolini s 1935 invasion of Ethiopia, The Shadow King takes us back to the first real conflict of World War II, casting light on the women soldiers who were left out of the historical record With the threat of Mussolini s army looming, recently orphaned Hirut struggles

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,

Under the Udala Trees

Under the Udala TreesInspired by Nigeria s folktales and its war, Under the Udala Trees is a deeply searching, powerful debut about the dangers of living and loving openly Ijeoma comes of age as her nation does born before independence, she is eleven when civil war breaks out in the young republic of Nigeria Sent

The Moor's Account

The Moor's AccountIn 1527, the conquistador P nfilo de Narv ez sailed from the port of Sanl car de Barrameda with a crew of six hundred men and nearly a hundred horses His goal was to claim what is now the Gulf Coast of the United States for the Spanish crown and, in the process, become as wealthy and famous as