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Author Fadipe, Kehinde, author.

Title The sun sets in Singapore : a novel / Kehinde Fadipe.

Publication Info. New York : Grand Central, 2023.


Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - New Materials  F FADIPE, K.    DUE 04-26-24
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - New Materials  FICTION FADIPE    Check Shelf
 Cheshire Public Library - Adult New Materials Main Level  FICTION FADIPE    DUE 04-13-24
 Cromwell-Belden Public Library - New Materials  FIC FADIPE    Check Shelf
 East Windsor, Library Association of Warehouse Point - Adult Department  F FAD NEWBKS    In Transit +1 HOLD
 Enfield, Main Library - New Materials  F FADIPE    Check Shelf
 Farmington, Main Library - Adult New Materials  FIC FADI    DUE 04-29-24
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - New Materials  F FADIPE    DUE 04-20-24
 Manchester, Main Library - New Materials  FADIPE, KEHINDE    DUE 04-25-24
 Middletown, Russell Library - NEW Adult Fiction  FIC-FADIPE    Check Shelf

Edition First U.S. edition.
Description 338 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Read with Jenna
Read with Jenna.
Summary "The Lion City has gone by many names and is famous for many things--its decadent street food, its world-class shopping, its lush gardens that burst with tropical blooms. But paradise is always hiding a snake. For Dara, a workaholic lawyer from the UK, Singapore is opportunity. Every day, brokering deals for her firm's wealthy clientele, she gets closer to her ultimate goal: making partner. For Amaka, a sharp-tongued banker from Nigeria, Singapore is extravagance. Gucci, Prada, Hermès--she loves nothing more than to luxuriate in the major department stores that call her name on Orchard Road. And for Lillian, a former pianist turned "trailing spouse" from the U.S., Singapore is reinvention. In a stunning apartment with 360° views, the island seems to glitter as far as the eye can see. But complications are looming in the form of an enigmatic stranger, whose presence exposes cracks in Singapore's beguiling façade. Dara's ambitions mean she has no life outside the firm, and her insecurities are threatening to derail the promotion she's spent the last six years striving for. Amaka is desperate to escape the chaos she left behind at home and hiding a spiraling shopping addiction that's endangering her very sense of self. And while Lillian's life may be the envy of outsiders, a new obsession is imperiling everything--and everyone--around her" -- Publisher's description.
Subject Women, Black -- Fiction.
Women lawyers -- Fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction.
Male lawyers -- Fiction.
Singapore -- Fiction.
Black women -- Fiction.
African American women -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Singapore -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Psychological fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Added Title In such tremendous heat.
Other Editions: Reproduction of (manifestation): Fadipe, Kehinde. In such tremendous heat Great Britain : Dialogue Books, 2023 9780349703206
ISBN 9781538741498 (hardcover)
1538741490 (hardcover)
9781538741511 (ebook)
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