The Shivering

A Vintage Shorts “ Short Story Month ” Selection

On he day a plane crashed in Nigeria, Ukamaka lets into her apartment a neighbor in a Princeton sweatshirt she ’ d never met before to keep her company and pray. United in a common loss, Ukamaka is glad to have someone she can confide in about her home, her ex-boyfriend, her life as a colleg student in the United States, and her interest. But, in her eagerness to discover new riend in Chinedu, Ukamaka is slow to ealize the tragic and desperate secrets he is protecting from her.

In this fascinating, stirring short depicting the solitary lives that immigrants face in the United States, acclaimed author of Purple Hibiscus and Half of a Yellow Sun Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie celebrates faith and the fragile ties that can grant salvation.

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Published May 9th 2016 by Vintage (first published 2009

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It 's especially pleasant when everything you 've had for a while were massive three-course meals and you do n't ant something so filling.This particular librio consists in 2 short stories by nigerian-american author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, translated into French by Mona de Pracontal.

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Wonderful short story.

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