Ayobami Adebayo was born in Lagos, Nigeria in 1988. She studied Literature in English at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria. She has a master’s degree in Creative Writing from the University of East Anglia, England.
She began writing at age 9, making up alternative endings to stories she read when she didn’t like the conclusions. At age 19, she attended a workshop held by Chimamanda Adichie which influenced her decision to become an author.
Stay With Me is her debut novel.
Read our review of Stay With Me here.
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