[KINDLE] ✽ Freshwater Author Akwaeke Emezi – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk

Freshwater An Extraordinary Debut Novel, Freshwater Explores The Surreal Experience Of Having A Fractured Self It Centers Around A Young Nigerian Woman, Ada, Who Develops Separate Selves Within Her As A Result Of Being Born With One Foot On The Other Side Unsettling, Heartwrenching, Dark, And Powerful, Freshwater Is A Sharp Evocation Of A Rare Way Of Experiencing The World, One That Illuminates How We All Construct Our IdentitiesAda Begins Her Life In The South Of Nigeria As A Troubled Baby And A Source Of Deep Concern To Her Family Her Parents, Saul And Saachi, Successfully Prayed Her Into Existence, But As She Grows Into A Volatile And Splintered Child, It Becomes Clear That Something Went Terribly Awry When Ada Comes Of Age And Moves To America For College, The Group Of Selves Within Her Grows In Power And Agency A Traumatic Assault Leads To A Crystallization Of Her Alternate Selves As Ghara And Saint Vincent As Ada Fades Into The Background Of Her Own Mind And These Selves Now Protective, Now Hedonistic Move Into Control, Ada S Life Spirals In A Dark And Dangerous DirectionNarrated By The Various Selves Within Ada And Based In The Author S Realities, Freshwater Dazzles With Ferocious Energy And Serpentine Grace, Heralding The Arrival Of A Fierce New Literary Voice