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Chinua Achebe


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Chinua Achebe
   wrote   
Things Fall Apart
It is a staple book in schools throughout Africa and widely read and studied in English-speaking countries around the world. It is seen as the archetypal modern African novel in English, and one of the first African novels written in English to receive global critical acclaim.
Chinua Achebe
   wrote   
No Longer at Ease
The book's title comes from the closing lines of T. S. Eliot's poem, The Journey of the Magi.
Chinua Achebe
   wrote   
Arrow of God
It is Achebe's third novel following Things Fall Apart and No Longer at Ease. These three books are sometimes called The African Trilogy. Arrow of God won the first ever Jock Campbell/New Statesman Prize for African writing.
Chinua Achebe
   wrote   
A Man of the People
1966 satirical novel. It is Achebe's fourth novel.
Chinua Achebe
   wrote   
Anthills of the Savannah
A finalist for the 1987 Booker Prize for Fiction, it has been described as the "most important novel to come out of Africa in the [1980s]
No Longer at Ease by Chinua Achebe
   was titled from the literary source   
The Journey of the Magi
T. S. Eliot
Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
   was titled from the literary source   
The Second Coming
William Butler Yeats
Chinua Achebe
   created the character   
Okonkwo
Things Fall Apart, 1958
Chinua Achebe
   created the character   
Odili Samalu
A Man of the People, 1966
Chinua Achebe
   created the character   
Ezeulu
Arrow of God, 1964
Chinua Achebe
   created the character   
Nwoye
Things Fall Apart
Chinua Achebe
   created the character   
Ezinma
Things Fall Apart
Umuofia
   was created by   
Chinua Achebe
Village where Okonkwo and his family live, from "Things Fall Apart"
Agbala
   was created by   
Chinua Achebe
Oracle in a cave, from "Things Fall Apart"
Abame
   was created by   
Chinua Achebe
Village destroyed by white men in "Things Fall Apart"
Chinua Achebe
   was an   
Author
Nigerian writer (1930-2013)






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