The Dancing Tortoise - Codjoe-Swayne, Naa Otua, and Desai, Zubeida (Editor)

Jiffa is a poor girl growing up in the Volta Region in the 1960s. Her poor parents give her away whilst still a child, in an arranged marriage. Neither bride nor groom have any choice. The novel explores the progress of the marriage, dwelling on the plight of Jiffa - representative of so many African women who have little control over their choice ... Read More

The Dancing Tortoise 2003, Afram Pubn

ISBN-13: 9789964701369

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