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The Bride Price

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4 out of 5
Based on 9 Ratings and 9 Reviews

Book Description
A novel by a Nigerian-born author which explores the constraints of a tradition under which women are defined in purely monetary terms. When Aku-nna and her family are inherited by her uncle, who values her only for the high bride-price she is expected to fetch, she defies convention and society.
Book Information
PublisherHarperCollins Children's Books
BindingPaperback (13 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages168
ISBN-100006145183
ISBN-13978-0006145189
Publication Date04/27/1978
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About Buchi Emecheta (Author) : Buchi Emecheta is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Buchi Emecheta include Second-Class Citizen, The Bride Price.
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