One Is Enough

by Flora Nwapa

One Is Enough

  • ISBN-13: 9780865433229
  • Author(s): Flora Nwapa
  • Subject: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
  • Publisher: Africa World Press
  • Imprint: Africa World Press
  • Publication Date: 15-06-1995
  • Format: h/b

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After six years of happy, though childless marriage, Amaka, at thirty, is shattered to discover that her husband plans to take another wife - a woman who has already borne him two sons in secret. She makes a brave decision. Rather than stay in the comfort and security of her marital home, she will go to Lagos and try to make a fresh start in life. A powerful story by Nigeria's premier woman writer about one woman's struggle to find an independent and fulfilling life of her own.
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After six years of happy, though childless marriage, Amaka, at thirty, is shattered to discover that her husband plans to take another wife - a woman who has already borne him two sons in secret. She makes a brave decision. Rather than stay in the comfort and security of her marital home, she will go to Lagos and try to make a fresh start in life. A powerful story by Nigeria's premier woman writer about one woman's struggle to find an independent and fulfilling life of her own.

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