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Nearly all the men in Lagos are mad : stories / Damilare Kuku.

Kuku, Damilare, (author.).

"Nearly All the Men in Lagos Are Mad is a collection of twelve short stories featuring characters with unique voices and stories that represent the diverse class, gender and ethnic melting pot that is Lagos. There's a story of a young lady who tries to find her oyibo soulmate on the streets of Lagos; another of a pastor's wife who defends her husband from an allegation of adultery; of a wife takes a knife to her husband's penis; and of a night of lust between a rising musician and his Instagram baddie takes an unexpected turn. Underscores the perils of trying to find lasting love and companionship in Africa's most notorious city"-- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9780063316362
  • ISBN: 0063316366
  • ISBN: 9780063316379
  • ISBN: 0063316374
  • Physical Description: 277 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : HarperVia, 2024.

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General Note:
"Originally published in Nigeria in 2021 by Masobe Books. Published in Great Britain in 2022 by Swift Press."
Formatted Contents Note:
Cuck-up -- The gigolo from Isale Eko -- The anointed wife -- International relations -- Ode-pus complex -- A lover's vendetta -- First times -- Catfish -- Sidelined -- Beard gang -- I knew you -- Independence Day.
Subject: Lagos (Nigeria) > Fiction.
Genre: Short stories.

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