Books by Marjorie Oludhe Macgoye

COMING TO BIRTH by Marjorie Oludhe Macgoye
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 2000

"Most interesting, but more an exercise in factual recapitulation than a story of human vagaries."
The Feminist Press makes a worthy addition to its Women Writing Africa series with this 1986 novel by a British-born but long-time Kenya resident. Read full book review >
THE PRESENT MOMENT by Marjorie Oludhe Macgoye
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 2000

"Memories are shared and friendships strengthened in a story that suffers from trying to be a history of both Kenya and the old women."
In her second novel to be published in the Women Writing Africa series (see above), Kenyan writer Macgoye spins an intermittently moving, if often didactic, tale. Read full book review >