The Joys Of Motherhood by Buchi Emecheta

"The Joys of Motherhood" is a poignant and powerful novel that explores the life of Nnu Ego, a Nigerian woman who struggles to find fulfillment and happiness in the traditional role of motherhood. Set against the backdrop of colonial Nigeria, the story delves into themes of gender inequality, cultural expectations, and the sacrifices mothers make for their children. Through Nnu Ego's experiences, the author offers a thought-provoking examination of the complexities and contradictions of motherhood in a rapidly changing society.

The 2030th greatest book of all time


Published
1979
Nationality
Nigerian
Type
Fiction
Pages
224
Words
75,000
Original Language
English

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