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The Joys of Motherhood

The Joys of Motherhood


by Buchi Emecheta

The Joys of Motherhood: A Follow-up to The Joy of Cooking for Those with a Bun in the Oven True or False

1. What does Nnaife inherit? -> Wives and children
2. Why do the family men side with Nnu rather than with Adaku? -> Because Nnu is the senior wife
3. Why does Nnaife return home? -> Because the war has ended
4. Why does Nnaife feel betrayed by Oshia? -> Because Oshia wants to go to America
5. Where does Nnu Ego go to live after her oldest children are gone? -> To her father’s house