Stay With MeBook - 2017 | First American edition
From Library Staff
A young Nigerian woman is faced with jealousy and desperation when her husband's family brings a second wife into their marriage. Modern values clash with traditional expectations in this emotionally rich tale.
The desire – no, make that the need – to have a child is the driving force of this novel set in Nigeria at the turn of this century. A young couple, Akin and Yejide, are very much in love but they cannot get pregnant. When Akin's mother insists he take a second wife so he can be a father, Yejide ... Read More »