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Review: Stay With Me by Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀̀

Set against the backdrop of a turbulent political period in 1980s Nigeria, Stay With Me never lets its reader get comfortable. Adébáyò refuses to keep her story moving in an expected direction. She drops in twists and reveals with little announcement to great effect and without it ever feeling exploitative. Stay With Me becomes a domestic thriller, where the protagonists aren’t spies or investigative journalists, but two people facing extraordinary social pressure to have their own family and keep their marriage alive.

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