Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

The novel is set in Nigeria during the Biafran War, exploring the impact of the conflict on the lives of its characters. The story is told from the perspective of three characters: a young houseboy, a radical university professor, and the professor's wealthy lover. The narrative delves into themes of love, race, and war, offering a vivid depiction of the horrors of conflict and the resilience of the human spirit.

The 717th greatest book of all time


Published
2006
Nationality
Nigerian
Type
Fiction
Pages
433
Words
146,500
Original Language
English

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