Daughters Who Walk This Path
A NovelBook - 2012
Morayo is a young girl who grows up in a traditional and loving extended family home in urban Nigeria. When her charming but troubled cousin, Bros T, comes to live with the family things change drastically and for the worse. An oppressive web of silence woven by the adults forces Morayo to fiercely protect herself and her sister. Eventually an Aunt provides Morayo with a safe home and a sense of female community that sustains her as she grows into a young woman in a politically charged and often violent society.
Publisher: Toronto : Penguin Canada, 2012
Description: xii, 329 p. ; 23 cm
Branch Call Number: Kila