Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

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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.

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The 1168th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 10th on The 21st Century's 12 Greatest Novels (BBC Poll)
  2. - 61st on Harvard Book Store Staff's Favorite 100 Books (Harvard Book Store)
  3. - 98th on The 100 Best Books of the Decade(2000) (Times)
  4. - Books of the Decade (The Guardian)

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