Adichie Wins US Fiction Honour
Posted at 11:00AM Saturday 15 Mar 2014
Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has won the US National Critics Book Prize for her novel Americanah.
The writer's work tells the story of a Nigerian woman who moves to the US to pursue a college education.
In 2008, her second novel, Half of a Yellow Sun, won the UK's Orange Prize and Purple Hibiscus was longlisted for the Booker Prize four years earlier.
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