The Girl With The Louding Voice by Abi Dare

The Girl With The Louding Voice by Abi Dare

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hortlisted for the British Book Awards Debut Book of the Year 2021Shortlisted for the Desmond Elliott Prize 2020All you have are your words.Meet Adunni, a teenage girl born into a rural Nigerian village.

 

Aged fourteen, she is a commodity, a wife, a servant.She is also smart, funny, curious, with a spirit and joy infectious to those around her.

 

And despite her situation going from bad to worse, she has a plan to escape: she will find her 'louding voice' and get her education, so that she can speak up for herself - and all the girls who came before her.As she turns enemies into friends and superiors into aides, Adunni will take you with her on a heart-breaking but inspiring journey from a small village to the wealthy enclaves of Lagos, and show you that no matter the situation, there is always some joy to be found.

 

 

Number of pages: 320 Weight: 260 g

Dimensions: 196 x 128 x 26 mm