Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Americanah

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie with Adoja Andoh (Narrator)

fiction contemporary literary reflective slow-paced

17 hours, 28 minutes | first published 2013

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One of The New York Times's Ten Best Books of the YearWinner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for FictionAn NPR "Great Reads" Book, a Chicago Tribune Best Book, a Washington Post Notable Book, a Seattle Times Best Book, an Entertainment W...
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Moods

reflective 81%
emotional 69%
informative 37%
challenging 31%
inspiring 29%
hopeful 28%
funny 23%
sad 15%
adventurous 11%
lighthearted 5%
tense 5%
dark 4%
relaxing 2%

Pace

medium 54%
slow 41%
fast 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 79% | A mix: 18% | Plot: 2%

Strong character development?

Yes: 86% | It's complicated: 8% | No: 4%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 70% | It's complicated: 22% | No: 7%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 92% | It's complicated: 2% | No: 2% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 57% | It's complicated: 21% | No: 18% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

4.35