Tuesday, October 13, 7pm
St. Louis County Library, Left Bank Books, and HEC-Media Presents Peace Adzo Medie
Peace Adzo Medie, "His Only Wife"
One of the most anticipated books for Fall, Ghanaian novelist Peace Adzo Medie”s “His Only Wife” is a captivating story of independence, obligations to family, class divides—and a love triangle. Afi is a seamstress who’s offered a proposal of marriage she can’t refuse. What she doesn’t know is that her new husband, Eli, is in love with another woman—one his wealthy family disapproves of. As her new status opens more doors, Afi begins to see a life of independence. At its heart, the novel is a story of a young woman coming into her own and finding her voice.
Signed copies of the book are available from Left Bank Books. Curbside pickup and shipping available.
This event is presented by the St. Louis County Library. For more information, please call 314-994-3300.