Half of a yellow sun, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Publication year: 2006
Media class: Large print
Publisher: W.F. Howes Ltd, 2006
Set in Nigeria during the 1960s, this novel contains three main characters who get swept up in the violence during these turbulent years. It is about Africa, about the end of colonialism, about class and race, and the ways in which love can complicate these things.