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"Americanah" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Title: Americanah
Author: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
ISBN: 9780307271082
Pages: 496
Release date: May 14, 2013
Publisher: Knopf
Genre: Fiction
Format: Hardcover
Source: Personal collection*
Rating: 3 out of 5… 714 more words

Book Reviews

Book Review: Everywhere Stories

Christopher’s book review of Everywhere Stories: Short Fiction from a Small Planet, an anthology edited by Clifford Garstang, appears in The Collagist.

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Tatiana by Martin Cruz Smith

Arkady Renko, Martin Cruz Smith‘s intrepid detective is caught up in a case that he knows he won’t be assigned to investigate. A daring Russian reporter, Tatiana Petrovna, has apparently committed suicide. 210 more words

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