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By Helen Oyeyemi

ISBN-10: 0747588848

ISBN-13: 9780747588849

ISBN-10: 1400078768

ISBN-13: 9781400078769

Lyrical and very relocating, The contrary House explores the skinny wall among delusion and fact during the alternating stories of 2 younger ladies. starting to be up in London, Maja, a singer, consistently struggled to barter her Afro-Cuban heritage along with her actual domestic. Yemaya is a Santeria emissary who lives in a mysterious somewherehouse with doorways: one beginning to London, the opposite to Lagos. She is bothered via the convenience with which her fellow emissaries have disguised themselves at the back of the personas of saints and by way of her lack of ability to acknowledge them. Interweaving those stories. Helen Oyeyemi, acclaimed writer of The Icarus Girl, spins a stunning story approximately religion, identification, and self-discovery.

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