Accordiing to Asare Konadu’s novel “A WOMAN IN HER PRIME” he used a woman who was simily barren and in view of that marriage became a big plight for. Title, A woman in her prime. Volume 40 of African writers series. Author, Asare Konadu. Publisher, Heinemann, Original from, the University of California. : Woman in Her Prime (African Writers Series) (): Asare Konadu: Books.

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African writers series Unknown Binding: Mar 30, Micah Comfort marked it as to-read Shelves: Anna Boakye rated it it was amazing Nov 30, From inside the book. Books by Asare Konadu. Post was not sent – check your email addresses! Her mother, the old woman becomes happy with the sign that her daughter primme finally become pregnant. The ending part is also very inspiring.

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A Woman in Her Prime

Mbwana Said rated it liked it Oct 06, Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. I am going to give up crying inside me for that which I cannot get.


A Woman in Her Prime is a good example of what a mistake that would be. Christina rated it it was amazing Feb 06, The story is about a middle-aged woman, Pokuwaa who has been unable to bear a child.

English View all editions and formats Rating: I i this for literature in secondary school. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Who ever God would bless He would bless, its not a matter of sacrifices or bathing in concoctions.

I am going to give up crying inside me for that which I cannot get.

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She prefer sitting beside her mother when that benevolent chief who reigned for fifty years died. They guess their time by associating it to the rotation of the globe in connection with the position of the sun.

The story ends on a happy note, when despite all odds, the lady does get pregnant! She becomes the second wife of a kind man named Kwadwo, and in less than womaan month she shows signs of being pregnant. Konadu describes Pokuwaa as one the industrious female farmers in Brenhoma. I love dis book so much cos it tells us dat in the midst of challenges,when we run to God he will not let us down as Pokuwaa did.


In a few pages we learn a lot womman Pokuwaa: We recognize lack of formal education among the people of this community. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.

She asks some children if they have seen it, and when one child admits to having thrown a stick at a stray black hen she sees that he is a fetish child — the product of prayers and sacrifice like the child she wants for herself. Pokuwaa goes through a broad range of sacrifices with the view to recuperating her barrenness, but all these efforts are always in vain.

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