When Trouble Sleeps

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Pub Date: 04/03/2019

Trim: 5 x 8

Publisher: Cassava Republic Press

Imprint: Cassava Republic Press

ISBN 13: 9781911115632

ISBN 10: 1911115634

Price: / $21.50 CAN$14.95

Category: FICTION / Crime

When Trouble Sleeps

By Leye Adenle

Price: $14.95

Format:

Paperback

About the Book

Amaka returns in this gripping sequel to Easy Motion Tourist, and finds herself in more trouble than ever. When a plane crash kills the state gubernatorial candidate, Chief Ojo is picked to replace him. The same Chief Ojo who beat up a girl in The Harem, a secret sex club, and left her for dead. The same Chief Ojo who Amaka caught with pictures and videos of underage sex acts on his phone. Amaka is the only person standing between him and election victory, and Ojo sends hired guns Malik and Shehu after her. Chief Balogun, his powerful father in-law also hires a gang of thugs for the job. Amaka must outwit them all to survive.

About the Book

Amaka returns in this gripping sequel to Easy Motion Tourist, and finds herself caught in a seedy web of politics, violence and sex. Having caught the attention of Chief Ojo and his hired thugs, Amaka must outwit them all to survive.

Author

Leye Adenle has written a number of short stories and flash fiction pieces. His short story `The Assassin' has been shortlisted for the CWA Short Story Dagger 2017. Leye is from a family of writers, the most famous of whom was his grandfather, Oba Adeleye Adenle I, a former king of Oshogbo in South West Nigeria. Leye lives in London.