8 Books About Feminist Folklore: The List List #425

Zikora by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
A mother needs a mother. When Zikora, a DC lawyer from Nigeria, tells her equally high-powered lover that she’s pregnant, he abandons her. But it’s Zikora’s demanding mother, in town for the birth, who makes Zikora feel like a lonely little girl all over again. As she reflects on her mother’s painful past, Zikora begins to understand what her own mother wants for her, for her new baby, and for herself. Read Zikora, the powerful new short story from the award-winning author of Americanah, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and Amazon Original Stories. Prime members read or listen for free.

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