The Joys of Motherhood (Google eBook)
"A rich, multilayered work of fiction, full of drama and written with deceptive simplicity."-EssenceNnu Ego, a hard-working, optimistic Ibo woman, remains fiercely determined to save her children from the devastation of war, the erosion of village life, and the breakdown of tradition.
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Review: The Joys of MotherhoodUser Review - Mary - Goodreads
The Joys of Motherhood by Buchi Emecheta unfolds the story of Nnu Ego, a woman struggling with the shackles of patriarchy, the expectations of womanhood, and survival in the changing yet unchanging ... Read full review
Review: The Joys of MotherhoodUser Review - Nea - Goodreads
There's so much that I loved about this book. I learned a lot about Ibo culture in 1930s/40s Nigeria- the customs, expectations, roles, family structure, challenges and the ways some families ... Read full review