- Love literature is a burgeoning cottage industry for many women in Kano state, Nigeria
- Subjects are wide ranging, from tackling child marriage to providing marital advice
- Photographer Glenna Gordon has documented the growing craft in a new book
(CNN)Balaraba Ramat Yakubu was 12 years old when she was married off. By 19 she was divorced, jilted by her husband; left to fend for herself in Kano state, northern Nigeria.