Author(s): Makumbi, Jennifer Nansubuga,
Date of Publication: 01/10/2020,
Pagination: 448 pages,
Published By: Oneworld Publications,
Book Classification: Uganda,
JENNIFER MAKUMBI IS A GENIUS STORYTELLER.' Reni Eddo-LodgeLonglisted for the Aspen Words Literary Prize 2020For one young girl, discovering what it means to become a woman in a family, a community and a country determined to silence her will take all the courage she has. Growing up in a small Ugandan village, Kirabo is surrounded by powerful women. Her grandmother, her aunts, her friends and cousins are all desperate for her to conform, but Kirabo is inquisitive, headstrong and determined.