The Secret Lives of Baba Segi's Wives

A Novel

    • 4.4 • 117 Ratings
    • $14.99
    • $14.99

Publisher Description

African-born poet Lola Shoneyin makes her fiction debut with The Secret Lives of Babi Segi’s Wives, a perceptive, entertaining, and eye-opening novel of polygamy in modern-day Nigeria. The struggles, rivalries, intricate family politics, and the interplay of personalities and relationships within the complex private world of a polygamous union come to life in The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives—Big Love and The 19th Wife set against a contemporary African background.

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
2010
June 29
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
304
Pages
PUBLISHER
HarperCollins e-books
SELLER
HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS
SIZE
2.4
MB

Customer Reviews

Freshflow16 ,

Student

Very interesting piece. brings out a lot of quality imagery and composed beautifully to tie everything together.

Mamaboom ,

Great read

I absolutely enjoyed this book. I started and couldn't put it down till I was done.
2 thumbs way up!

Ehnay ,

The secret lives of baba segi's wives

A bit predictable. No bells and whistles. An entertaining read nonetheless. Valiant effort.

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