If They Tell the Story
If they Tell the Story chronicles Azuka’s travails from teenage life into adulthood. It is a story that showcases the lot of women in a society that measures their worth by marital status.
Set in a rural town in Eastern Nigeria and the urban city of Lagos, Azuka’s ill-fated marriage to Nduka drives her into depression. Initially. she was satisfied with the status quo, but eventually she battles to extricate herself from the ugly baits that life throws at her. The more she tries, the more she sinks deeper into the doldrums of pain, disappointment, depravity and so much more. It is a story of love, hate, betrayal and hopelessness. The book portrays societal prejudices, domestic abuse, rape and mental health.
Walnut Publishing Ltd.