Other literary forms

(Survey of Novels and Novellas)

Books written by Buchi Emecheta (eh-mee-CHEH-tah) include a number of works for a juvenile audience, such as The Moonlight Bride (1980) and The Wrestling Match (1980). Two others, Titch the Cat (1979) and Nowhere to Play (1980), are based on stories by her daughters. Emecheta has also published an autobiography—Head Above Water (1986)—screenplays, and articles in prominent British journals and newspapers, including New Statesman, The Times Literary Supplement, and The Guardian.