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Stay with me : a novel / Ayobami Adebayo.

Available copies

  • 0 of 2 copies available at Sechelt/Gibsons. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Gibsons Public Library.

Current holds

2 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Gibsons Public Library FIC ADEB (Text) 30886001041892 Adult Fiction Hardcover Volume hold Checked out 10/23/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780451494603
  • Physical Description: 253 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2017.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: "A novel about a married Nigerian couple who must grapple with staggering levels of loss and betrayal in their quest to create a family for themselves" --Provided by publisher.
Yejide and Akin fell in love and married while at university. Though many expected Akin to take several wives, he and Yejide 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. When her family arrives with a young woman they introduce as Akin's second wife, Yejide knows the only way to save her marriage is to get pregnant. She does--but at a cost far greater than she could have dared to imagine.
Subject: Married people > Fiction.
Parent and child > Fiction.
Loss (Psychology) > Fiction.
Infertility > Fiction.
Sex role > Fiction.
Polygamy > Fiction.
Social pressure > Fiction.
Nigeria > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Nigerian fiction.

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