Coming to Birth

Coming to Birth

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In this quietly powerful and eminently readable novel, winner of the prestigious Sinclair Prize, Kenyan writer Marjorie Macgoye deftly interweaves the story of one young woman’s tumultuous coming of age with the history of a nation emerging from colonialism.

At the age of sixteen, Paulina leaves her small village in western Kenya to join her new husband, Martin, in the bustling city of Nairobi. It is 1956, and Kenya is in the final days of the "Emergency," as the… (more)


Book Details  


Publisher: The Feminist Press at Cuny (December 01, 2000)

Collection: Women Writing Africa

Format: EPUB

Page count: 192 pages

File size: 1 MB

Protection: Drm+lcp

Language: English


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