Have you believed in the American Dream? Thought about leaving your country and start everything over ?
Well, she did and left her boyfriend and beloved Nigeria under military dictatorship for a better future in Uncle Sam's country.
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie
Though her academical successes, the confident "americanah" Ife soon wakes up from her dreams and faces, for the first time, what it means to be black. On the other side of the world, Obinze starts an undocumented and dangerous life in London. Funny and powerful at the same time, Americanah hightlights how identity crisis and racism can have an impact in our construction... It also points out how important self-love is in order to open ourself to love others.
Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie, an engaged author
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is a nigerian novelist.
She is known for multiple and acclaimed novels as Purple Hibsicus, Half of a Yellow Sun (adapted into a film),Americanah...
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We're going to need more wine by Gabrielle Union
This book confirmed the admiration I have for her as she always speaks her truth, no matter what people think! Oh, and indeed... You may need more wine!
Gabrielle Union, a woman empowering others
Want to take a ride on an emotional journey? I have the perfect treat for you!
Someone highly recommended this book to me and it is now my duty to do the same. Isn’t it what we do when we are impressed by something?
Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
Be ready to experience different emotions: pain, anger, injustice, hope, relief…
I really loved how the book is written; how we get into the life of each and every member of this family. This is definitely a must-read!
Yaa Gyasi, an inspiring author!