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Stay With Me

Stay With Me

(2017)
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In the spirit of Chris Cleave's Little Bee and Emma Donoghue's Room, this unforgettable novel set in Nigeria gives voice to both husband and wife as they tell the story of their marriage--and the forces that threaten to tear it apart.

Yejide and Akin have been married since they met and fell in love at university. Though many expected Akin to take several wives, he and Yejide have always agreed: polygamy is not for them. But four years into their marriage--after consulting fertility doctors and healers, trying strange teas and unlikely cures--Yejide is still not pregnant. She assumes she still has time--until her family arrives on her doorstep with a young woman they introduce as Akin's second wife. Furious, shocked, and livid with jealousy, Yejide knows the only way to save her marriage is to get pregnant. Which, finally, she does--but at a cost far greater than she could have dared to imagine. An electrifying novel of enormous emotional power, Stay With Me asks how much we can sacrifice for the sake of family.

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Hardback Editions

August 2017 : USA Hardback
Title: Stay with Me: A novel
Author(s): Ayobami Adebayo
ISBN: 0-451-49460-1 / 978-0-451-49460-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Knopf
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

March 2017 : UK Hardback
Title: Stay With Me
Author(s): Ayobami Adebayo
ISBN: 1-78211-946-9 / 978-1-78211-946-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Canongate Books
Availability: Amazon UK   

Paperback Editions

March 2017 : UK Paperback
Title: Stay with Me
Author(s): Ayobami Adebayo
ISBN: 1-78211-958-2 / 978-1-78211-958-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

August 2017 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: Stay with Me: A novel
Author(s): Ayobami Adebayo
Publisher: Knopf
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

March 2017 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Stay With Me
Author(s): Ayobami Adebayo
Publisher: Canongate Books
Availability: Amazon UK   



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