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Pearson Education, 1994 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 144 pages
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Kehinde and her husband Albert had always intended to return to Nigeria. When the opportunity arises, Kehinde realises she is reluctant to leave London and the independence she has enjoyed there. Albert, longing for the prosperity and status that will be his in Nigeria, is determined not to be thwarted in his plans. He thinks that it is his wife's duty to obey him, and forces her to make terrible choices. Kehinde, plagued with guilt, is led on an unexpected path by the spirit of her dead twin.

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Review: Kehinde

User Review  - Serenity L - Goodreads

I'm neither from Nigeria or London. So maybe this book wasn't written for me. I had to google a lot to understand what was going on. These characters vexed me from beginning until almost the end. I did find the ending satisfying. .. hence the 3 stars. Read full review

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BUCHI EMECHETA was born in Nigeria and came to England in 1962. Her novels include In the Ditch, The Joys of Motherhood, Kehinde, Head Above Water, and Gwendolen.

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