Americanah Has Levels of Relatability

I did say, in Reflections After My First Semester, that I would re-read this book. And I've ky33, but I finally have. Americanah is probably one of the heaviest, most condensed books I have ever read. And I am not, in my opinion, hero-worshipping Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, though I certainly have a stupendous amount of admiration… Continue reading Americanah Has Levels of Relatability

My Thoughts: Purple Hibiscus

Author: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Yes, I have read Half of a Yellow Sun, and I have also read Americanah. I’ve watched loads of this woman’s speeches and read some of her short stories featured in online publications. No, I have not yet read The Thing Around Your Neck, but even so, I hold fast to… Continue reading My Thoughts: Purple Hibiscus

My Literary Story (A really long summary)

I was thinking of writing this and posting it yesterday (yesterday, 3rd March, was World Book Day 2016), but circumstances got in the way, and I also got lazy, so I didn’t. But then @EDWVN started this long Twitter thread about how he got into reading, and I loved his story! I told him so,… Continue reading My Literary Story (A really long summary)

My Thoughts: Half of a Yellow Sun

Author: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie I know, I know, this is a book that everybody has read, and if I like reading so much, why haven’t I read it yet, and blah, blah, blah. Enough with the accusations. The truth is, I haven’t really been a very wide reader for most of my life, and the… Continue reading My Thoughts: Half of a Yellow Sun