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 347th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 10th on The 21st Century's 12 Greatest Novels (BBC)
  2. - 10th on The 100 best books of the 21st century (The Guardian)
  3. - 61st on Harvard Book Store Staff's Favorite 100 Books (Harvard Book Store)
  4. - 98th on The 100 Best Books of the Decade(2000) (Times)
  5. - 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (The Book)
  6. - Books of the Decade (The Guardian)
  7. - 100 Novels That Shaped Our World (BBC)

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Half of a Yellow Sun Audio CD 947346 $7.70 $5.11
Half of a Yellow Sun (Abridged Edition) Audible Audiobook 307610 $13.55 2007
Half of a Yellow Sun Kindle Edition 11209 $8.56 2008
Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Unabridged CD Audiobook Audio CD 884767 $25.00
Half of a Yellow Sun Audible Audiobook 79776 $19.08 2017
Half of a Yellow Sun Library Binding 1587785 $28.95 $28.65 2019
Medio sol amarillo [Half of a Yellow Sun] Audible Audiobook 127140 $19.84 2021
Half of a Yellow Sun (Fourth Estate 25th Anniv Edtn) Hardcover 4929457 $283.82 $205.35
Half of a Yellow Sun (Farafina [Lagos] : Nigerian Publication in English) [Paperback] chimamanda-ngozi-adichie Paperback 1110321 $15.94 $3.00
Medio sol amarillo / Half of a Yellow Sun (Literatura Mondadori / Mondadori Literature) (Spanish Edition) Paperback 5194975 $20.04 $30.00 2007
Half of a Yellow Sun (Japanese Edition) Hardcover 22093474 $125.75 $59.41 2010
Half of a Yellow Sun Hardcover 1515311 $0.98
Half of a Yellow Sun Hardcover 540741 $54.48 $18.00 2006
Half of a Yellow Sun Paperback 104594 $3.00 $0.01 2007
(Half of a Yellow Sun) By Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi (Author) Paperback on 04-Sep-2007 Paperback 156869 $10.70 $10.96 2006
Half of a Yellow Sun Hardcover 1010011 $80.96 $16.58 2006
Half of a Yellow Sun Paperback 21806 $11.96 $2.06 2007