Lupita Nyong'o

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About Lupita Nyong'o

Lupita Nyong'o is a Kenyan actress and producer. Her first feature film role was in the film 12 Years a Slave, for which she received the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress as well as multiple accolades, including the Screen Actors Guild® Award, the Critics' Choice Award, the Independent Spirit Award, and the NAACP Award. She has since starred in Mira Nair's Queen of Katwe, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Ryan Coogler's record-breaking box office hit Black Panther, and most recently in Jordan's Peele's critically acclaimed horror film, Us. Nyong'o earned a Tony nomination for her Broadway debut in Danai Gurira's play Eclipsed. She lives in Brooklyn.

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1 year ago

Why not try Sulwe by Lupita Nyong'o and Vashti Harrison. Published by Puffin.
World Storytelling Day

1 year ago

On this day in 1955, Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to move to the back of a bus and give her seat to a white passenger. There's no better time to read Sulwe by Lupita Nyong'o. Published by Puffin.
Rosa Parks

1 year ago

Out now! Sulwe by Lupita Nyong'o, illustrated by Lupita Nyong'o. Published by Puffin.
Out Now!

1 year ago

Sulwe, with so many different girls in books, why not read this one! By Lupita Nyong'o, published by Puffin.
International Day of the Girl

1 year ago

You should read Sulwe by Lupita Nyong'o. Published by Puffin.
Black history

2 years ago

Read Sulwe by Lupita Nyong'o from Puffin - perfect for today!
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2 years ago

Could there be a better time to read Sulwe by Lupita Nyong'o from Puffin
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