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Hardworking nurse Simisola Oladeji is unlucky in love.
When reclusive billionaire Aiden Essien walks into her life, she knows there will be no future with him and even more so when she stumbles upon his bloodthirsty secret.
She is safer reuniting with her long-lost boyfriend Femi, surely?

Caught between the two, trouble is never far away as she discovers some disturbing t
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Kindle Edition, 169 pages
Published June 28th 2019 by Love Africa Press
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Lara Kareem
Apr 01, 2020 rated it really liked it

I've been meaning to read this book since last year, and every time I put it on my TBR, it somehow always wound up lost, but last night I said no more, I picked up the book and dove right in, I fell asleep reading it.



A Nigerian romance that is non-judgemental when it comes to women, not preachy and in a contemporary setting. A woman who is hardworking and amazing keeps wonderful relationships, minds her business and wants no drama, you guys Simi is such a sweetheart and a woman after my own hear

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Literary Everything
Apr 14, 2020 rated it liked it
3.5 stars. Dawsk is a moderately paced book which is more about the protagonist, Simi trying to get on with her everyday life and less about a love story. If you like your love stories sappy and intense, this isn’t the book for you. The love story in Dawsk is more understated and mature which worked just fine for us. Read the full review https://literaryeverything.com/2020/0... ...more
Nina
Aug 27, 2021 rated it liked it
The story was a bit extra for me and it takes a while before the paranormal bit is included but that bit melded well.
The orphanage visit chapter warmed my heart. I liked the goddess power and pace of the book. The shapeshifting was not fullly explored but I liked it. It like to know more about the mentioned war between the gods.

But overall its a good read.
Margaret
May 30, 2020 rated it really liked it
Simisola is unaware of the power she wields. She meets Aiden, an interesting individual, and surprise! Femi, her ex boyfriend, pops back into her life. She gets suspicious about witches, witch hunters and shape shifters.

Dawsk is Erhu Kome's first book and she crafts endearing characters, bringing forth the unexploited mystery and myth of Yoruba deities to light.

I look forward to reading more of her work.

Cheers to more books, alter worlds and hearty characters.
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Erhu Kome is an Urhobo writer of speculative fiction and sometimes normal stories. She is also the premier female Nigerian author of bizarro fiction. She grew up in Benin city and is from the Urhobo tribe, so she has eaten and knows how to cook some of the most delicious foods in the world. She loves anime, cannot stop watching Bob's Burgers, and TV shows that has Eric Kripke involved in the makin ...more

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