Ayobami Adebayo

Ayọbami Adebayọ is the author of Stay with Me (Vintage), a layered and astute exploration of love and family amid political upheaval. It was shortlisted for the Kwani? Manuscript Project, the Baileys Prize for Women’s Fiction, and the Wellcome Book Prize. It was also longlisted for the International Dylan Thomas Prize and the International Dublin Literary Award. Stay with Me was named a Notable Book of the Year by The New York Times and a Best Book of the Year by The Guardian, The Economist, The Wall Street Journal and others. It has been published or is forthcoming in nineteen languages.