Daughters who walk this path / Yejide Kilanko.

An unforgettable coming-of-age story set in modern day Nigeria. Spirited and intelligent, Morayo grows up surrounded by school friends and family. But in her innocence, nothing prepares Morayo for the shameful secret cousin Bros T forces upon her. Thrust into a web of oppressive silence woven by the...

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Main Author: Kilanko, Yejide, 1975-
Published: Toronto : Penguin Canada, 2012.
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Summary: An unforgettable coming-of-age story set in modern day Nigeria. Spirited and intelligent, Morayo grows up surrounded by school friends and family. But in her innocence, nothing prepares Morayo for the shameful secret cousin Bros T forces upon her. Thrust into a web of oppressive silence woven by the adults around her, she must learn to fiercely protect herself and her sister from a legacy of silence many women in Morayo's family share.
Physical Description: 304 p.
Language: English
ISBN: 9780143186113 (pbk.) :
Author Notes: Yejide Kilanko was born in Ibadan and attended the Universities of Victoria and Windsor. She has worked as a child protection worker and is now a social worker in children's mental health. Kilanko lives in Chatham, Ontario, with her husband and children. Daughters Who Walk This Path is her first novel.