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)

**Little Bee by Chris Cleave (2008)

It's been a while since I've read a book this good (perhaps since Birds without Wings last September), and I read it a while ago, but even with my weak memory, I can still see Little Bee on the Nigerian beach with her sister and I can see Sarah's finger chopped off and I can… Continue reading **Little Bee by Chris Cleave (2008)