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Lola Shoneyin

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"“From my bedroom I heard my mother sobbing, which was strange because the prospect of death did not usually upset her. She said she wanted to go to heaven and kill my father all over again. She was desperate for me to be married.”

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"Loved this little look into the intricacies of a husband with multiple wives."
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This book was beautifully written, the scenes were vivid and the writing was poetic without being flowery. However, I decided to give this book 3.5 stars because I had to drag through the first 50 pages. After that I did not p" Read more of this review »
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“The choices we have to make in this world are hard and bitter. Sometimes we have no choices at all.”
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