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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Pocono Mountain Public Library.
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Pocono Mountain Public Library F Igh (Text) 35540000060078 PMPL 2nd Floor Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593101940
  • ISBN: 0593101944
  • Physical Description: 308 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Jove, 2020.

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"When a Nigerian woman falls for a man she knows will break her mother's heart, she must choose between love and her family. At twelve years old, Azere promised her dying father she would marry a Nigerian man and preserve her culture, even after immigrating to Canada. Her mother has been vigilant about helping-well, forcing-her to stay within the Nigerian dating pool ever since. But when another match-made-by-mom goes wrong, Azere ends up at a bar, enjoying the company and later sharing the bed of Rafael Castellano, a man who is tall, handsome, and . . . white. When their one-night stand unexpectedly evolves into something serious, Azere is caught between her feelings for Rafael and the compulsive need to please her mother. Soon, Azere can't help wondering if loving Rafael makes her any less of a Nigerian. Can she be with him without compromising her identity? The answer will either cause Azere to be audacious and fight for her happiness, or continue to be the compliant daughter"-- Publisher's description.
Subject: Nigerians > Canada > Fiction.
Dating (Social customs) > Fiction.
Mothers and daughters > Fiction.
Interracial dating > Fiction.
Genre: Romance fiction.

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