Because the climate begins to chill and leaves litter the bottom, all we wish to do is pour a heat drink, seize a blanket, and curl up with an awesome e-book. And within the fall, we frequently discover ourselves reaching for novels—fictional tales that remind us of what’s true.
This month, the Alternative E-book Membership is studying Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
Purple Hibiscus tells the story of teenage siblings in Nigeria—youngsters who’ve a seemingly fantastic life however whose secrets and techniques are tearing them aside. The New Yorker described Adichie as “one of the very important and unique novelists of her technology,” and The Washington Submit E-book World known as Purple Hibiscus “breathtaking.”
Alternative Worldwide is acquainted with the challenges younger individuals in Nigeria face. Maybe most urgent, there are extra youngsters at present out of college on this West African nation than wherever else on this planet. In 2019, Alternative launched EduFinance packages in Nigeria to assist faculties enhance their infrastructure, mother and father preserve their youngsters in lecture rooms, and lecturers enhance the standard of schooling they provide. We’re decided to make schooling in Nigeria, and world wide, each accessible and high-quality for all youngsters.
So throw on that sweatshirt, seize a replica of Purple Hibiscus, and be a part of us in studying this story of the turmoil of adolescence and the promise of freedom.
Completely happy studying!
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