Awards & Winners

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Date of Birth 15-September-1977
Place of Birth Enugu
(Nigeria, Enugu State, Enugu North)
Nationality Nigeria
Profession Writer, Novelist, Author
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is a Nigerian writer. She has been called "the most prominent" of a "procession of critically acclaimed young anglophone authors [that] is succeeding in attracting a new generation of readers to African literature".

Awards by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Check all the awards nominated and won by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.


Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction
Honored for : Half of a Yellow Sun
Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards
Honored for : Half of a Yellow Sun
Beyond Margins Award
Honored for : Half of a Yellow Sun


Nominations 2006 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Half of a Yellow Sun