I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness for it shows me the stars. — Og Mandino

po_adichie-chimamanda-ngoziChimamanda Ngozi Adichie (born September 15, 1977) is a Nigerian novelist, nonfiction writer and short story writer. 

A MacArthur Genius Grant recipient, Adichie 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”.