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Chimamanda Adichie Bags Outstanding Award- Winner of Winners

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been awarded the Women’s Prize for Fiction ‘Winner of Winners’ for her novel Half of a Yellow Sun.

The well known Nigerian author has also written outstanding African novels, some of which include; Purple Hibiscus, We should all be feminist, Zikora.

The public chose Chimamanda’s novel over a stellar-line up including Zadie Smith, the late Andrea Levy, Lionel Shriver, Rose Tremain and Maggie O’Farrell, amongst others.

This one-off award marks the culmination of the Prize’s year-long 25th anniversary celebrations, forming a key part of Reading Women campaign which champions a quarter of a century of phenomenal winners.

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