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Service Recommends Freshwater by Akwaeke Emezi


Akwaeke Emezi

Service95 Recommends the semi-autobiographic novel Freshwater by Akwaeke Emezi. Submerge yourself in the evocative depths of Freshwater and be captivated by Akwaeke Emezi's unique narrative prowess, exploring the intricacies of identity and spirituality in a captivating and enlightening way. Explore Freshwater and other suggestions with Service95 Recommends today!

What We Say: A young Nigerian woman comes to terms with her many selves by learning to live with her demons and, along the way, finds a home between genders, between life and death, between god and human.

What They Say: “One of the most dazzling debuts I’ve ever read” – Taiye Selasi

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