Changes--a love story

by Ama Ata Aidoo

Publisher: College Press in Harare, Zimbabwe

Written in English
Published: Pages: 166 Downloads: 603
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  • Young women -- Fiction.,
  • Africa -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

StatementAma Ata Aidoo.
GenreFiction.
SeriesWomen"s Press fiction
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9379.Q35 C48 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination166 p. ;
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1075504M
ISBN 101779000669
LC Control Number93981059
OCLC/WorldCa31376564

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The story about Weston Major Marian and Doc The story was long anticipated and when I read it I fell in love with it. The audible version is even better. Make sure you have some hankys close to you because you will need them. There is soo much love in this book, but also the hurt, the anger and death. Here is the first chapter to a story which popped into my head and begged to written. Please enjoy it and read and review love Hannah xxx. Sirius paced Grimmauld Place in the library one of the only places here only he could enter and had given no one else access to. He was thinking about things which had gone wrong in his life.

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Esi first meets Ali at Linga Hideaways while confirming arrangements for a business trip. Esi and Oko's argument leads to marital rape which causes Esi to leave her husband.

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Esi decides to divorce after enduring yet another morning's marital rape. Though her friends and family remain baffled by her decision (after all, he doesn't beat her), Esi holds fast.

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—"Publishers Weekly" (starred review). Ama Ata Aidoo, one of Ghana's most distinguished writers, is the author of two other works of fiction, "Our Sister Killjoy" and "No Sweetness Here" (The Feminist Press), as well as plays, poems, and children's books.Love Changes (Love series: book 1) Short Story.

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