Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Half of a Yellow Sun is a novel that was written by Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. It was first published in 2006 by Knopf/Anchor and tells the story of two sisters Olanna and Kainene during the Biafran War.
The 1168th greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 10th on The 21st Century's 12 Greatest Novels (BBC Poll)
- - 61st on Harvard Book Store Staff's Favorite 100 Books (Harvard Book Store)
- - 98th on The 100 Best Books of the Decade(2000) (Times)
- - Books of the Decade (The Guardian)