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Wonder what Chimamanda Adichie did in celebration of her 38th birthday last week? A birthday bash? A get-away trip? Quiet family dinner?

Okay, we’ll leave you guys to stay guessing.

What we do know for a fact is that Twitter lit up to wish the successful novelist and expecting mother a happy birthday.

Everyone from Okay Africa to the New York Public Library, alongside a massive entourage of fans were on hand to join in the celebration of her big day.

Here is a selection of happy-birthday tweets to show you just how heartwarming the outpouring of love has been.

 

 

 

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Ainehi Edoro is an Assistant Professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she teaches African literature. She received her doctorate at Duke University. She is the founder and editor of Brittle Paper and series editor of Ohio University Press’s Modern African Writer’s imprint.

4 Responses to “Twitter Lights Up In Celebration of Chimamanda Adichie’s 38th Birthday” Subscribe

  1. Adriel September 21, 2015 at 11:10 pm #

    https://adrielzjournal2013.wordpress.com/2015/09/15/happy-birthday-to-the-institution-that-is-chimamanda-ngozi-adichie/

    You should check my blog. I dedicated a post to my Queen. For a moment I thought my name was going to come back. Seeing as I took the celebration personal. But Oh well!

    • Ainehi Edoro September 22, 2015 at 5:19 am #

      Hi Ariel! This is awesome. Love it. Thanks for sharing. What’s your twitter handle?

  2. Adriel September 21, 2015 at 11:21 pm #

    You should check my blog. I dedicated a post to my Queen. For a moment I thought my name was going to come up on your recent post, seeing as I took the celebration seriously. But Oh well!

  3. Adriel September 22, 2015 at 9:43 am #

    Awww… Thank you! @AdrielChizzle. That’s the handle. Thanks!

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