Buchi Emecheta – The first book I wrote…

The first book I wrote was The Bride Price which was a romantic book, but…


“The first book I wrote was The Bride Price which was a romantic book, but my husband burnt the book when he saw it. I was the typical African woman, I’d done this privately, I wanted him to look at it, approve it and he said he wouldn’t read it.”
-Buchi Emecheta