Americanah by Ngozi Adichie (2013)

Aside from a somewhat disappointing ending, I appreciated this story, specifically its Nigerian perspective of being a non-American black in America.  I don't think I often enough distinguished the Black experience into its many subcategories, but I feel  at the very least more informed now. In a nutshell, the story centers around Ifemelu who leaves Nigeria… Continue reading Americanah by Ngozi Adichie (2013)

Infidel by Ayaan Hirsi Ali (2008)

My sister read, reviewed, and recommended this book months ago, and I finally got around to reading it recently.  Though I started it weeks ago, it was slow going for awhile, perhaps because it was so depressing.  I found myself leaving it on the night stand for a week at a time, but I picked… Continue reading Infidel by Ayaan Hirsi Ali (2008)