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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

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  1. Purple Hibiscus

    By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    Fifteen-year-old Kambili and her older brother Jaja lead a privileged life in Enugu, Nigeria. They live in a beautiful house, with a caring family, and attend an exclusive missionary school. They’re completely shielded from the troubles of the world. Yet, as Kambili reveals in her tender-voiced account, things are less perfect than they appear. Although her Papa is generous and well respected, he is fanatically religious and tyrannical at home—a home that is silent and suffocating.

  2. We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    We Should All Be Feminists

    By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    ‘I would like to ask that we begin to dream about and plan for a different world. A fairer world. A world of happier men and happier women who are truer to themselves. And this is how to start: we must raise our daughter differently. We must also raise our sons differently…’