Book review: Americanah, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

For many years, I’ve been to eager to read as many coming-to-America stories as possible, spanning different generations with protagonists coming from many different countries. With a title like Americanah, I expected another story in that genre. But to my surprise and delight, I realized that this novel is subversive: it’s a story about leaving America and returning … Continue reading