Friday, 6 February 2009

Buchi Emecheta



Dr. Buchi Emecheta is a prolific African novelist who has published over 20 books, plays and shorts, including the seminal works, Second-Class Citizen (1974), The Bride Price (1976), The Slave Girl (1977) and The Joys of Motherhood (1979).

Her strong themes of child slavery, motherhood, female independence and freedom through education have won her considerable critical acclaim and honorary awards, including an Order of the British Empire in 2005. Dr. Emecheta’s timeless writing continues to resonate with readers across the globe.

2 comments:

fluffycutething said...

Where can we get her books to buy in Lagos please?

C. Ezeh said...

Explore this link and thanks for dropping by:

http://www.nigeriagalleria.com/Shopping/Bookshops/General_Bookshops.html