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 >