Evening Primrose

by Kopano Matlwa (Author)
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When Masechaba finally achieves her childhood dream of becoming a doctor, her ambition is tested as she faces the stark reality of South Africa's public healthcare system.

As she leaves her deeply religious mother and makes friends with the politically-minded Nyasha, Masechaba's eyes are opened to the rising xenophobic tension that carries echoes of apartheid.

Battling her inner demons, she must decide if she should take a stand to help her best friend, even it comes at a high personal cost.

A powerfully insightful novel from 'South Africa's Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie' Bookseller, Evening Primrose explores issues of race, gender and the medical profession with tenderness and urgency

Book Details

Publication Date
April 03, 2018