16 Things You Didn’t Know About Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Written by Keren Mikva

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is considered one of the Nigeria’s most prominent young authors, and now commands an international audience. Most recently, she made headlines upon the release of the film adaptation of her novel, “Half of a Yellow Sun,” as well as for the recent publication of her third novel, “Americanah.” As Adichie’s body of work grows, take a peek at her life: 16 things you didn’t know about author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

Sources: Wikipedia.org, NYTimes.com, NPR.org, Ted.com, GradeSaver.com, ContemporaryLit.About.com, RapGenius.com, Bellanaija.com, Amazon.com, Theguardian.com, Ulg.ac.be

This article was first published Aug. 14, 2014.

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