The Girl With The Louding Voice

by Abi Daré

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2 in stock

ISBN:9781529359275

Genre:Cúirt 2021 / Fiction / Literary Fiction

Format:paperback

Description

The unforgettable, inspiring, New York Times bestselling debut, shortlisted for the 2020 Desmond Elliott prize.All you have are your words.Meet Adunni, a teenage girl born into a rural Nigerian village.Aged fourteen, she is a commodity, a wife, a servant.She is also smart, funny, curious, with a spirit and joy infectious to those around her.And despite her situation going from bad to worse, she has a plan to escape: she will find her ‘louding voice’ and get her education, so that she can speak up for herself – and all the girls who came before her.As she turns enemies into friends and superiors into aides, Adunni will take you with her on a heart-breaking but inspiring journey from a small village to the wealthy enclaves of Lagos, and show you that no matter the situation, there is always some joy to be found.

 

Derek Owusu, Abi Daré, Okechukwu Nzelu

Additional information

Weight 0.4 kg
Dimensions 20 × 13 × 5 cm