The Joys of Motherhood Buchi Emecheta

The Joys of Motherhood

Author: Buchi Emecheta
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Book Title
The Joys of Motherhood
Author
Buchi Emecheta
ISBN
9780807616239
First published in 1979, The Joys of Motherhood is the story of Nnu Ego, a Nigerian woman struggling in a patriarchal society. Unable to conceive in her first marriage, Nnu is banished to Lagos where she succeeds in becoming a mother. Then, against the backdrop of World War II, Nnu must fiercely protect herself and her children when she is abandoned by her husband and her people. Emecheta writes with subtlety, power, and abundant compassion (New York Times)."Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Buchi EmechetaPublisher: George BrazillerPublished: 08/07/2013ISBN: 9780807616239Pages: 230Weight: 0.60lbsSize: 8.10h x 5.40w x 0.60d
First published in 1979, The Joys of Motherhood is the story of Nnu Ego, a Nigerian woman struggling in a patriarchal society. Unable to conceive in her first marriage, Nnu is banished to Lagos where she succeeds in becoming a mother. Then, against the backdrop of World War II, Nnu must fiercely protect herself and her children when she is abandoned by her husband and her people. Emecheta writes with subtlety, power, and abundant compassion (New York Times)."

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Buchi Emecheta
Publisher: George Braziller
Published: 08/07/2013
ISBN: 9780807616239
Pages: 230
Weight: 0.60lbs
Size: 8.10h x 5.40w x 0.60d
First published in 1979, The Joys of Motherhood is the story of Nnu Ego, a Nigerian woman struggling in a patriarchal society. Unable to conceive in her first marriage, Nnu is banished to Lagos where she succeeds in becoming a mother. Then, against the backdrop of World War II, Nnu must fiercely protect herself and her children when she is abandoned by her husband and her people. Emecheta writes with subtlety, power, and abundant compassion (New York Times)."

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Buchi Emecheta
Publisher: George Braziller
Published: 08/07/2013
ISBN: 9780807616239
Pages: 230
Weight: 0.60lbs
Size: 8.10h x 5.40w x 0.60d