- Chimamanda Ngozi, born 1977, Nigerian novelist; her novels include Purple Hibiscus (2003) and Half of a Yellow Sun (2006), which won the 2007 Orange Prize for Fiction
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Like Achebe, Adichie has written consistently of about Nigeria falling apart, a country in decline.
When I first met Adichie in 2005, she was a Hodder fellow at Princeton, working on Half of a Yellow Sun.
Adichie knows how to nail a hypocrite, a bigot, a predatory “Big Man” or academic.
“ ‘Ghosts’ is in many ways a love letter to my father,” Adichie said.