Release date (UK) by Quramo Publishing (Nigeria): April, 2018.
Titilope Ojo left Nigeria for the United States over a decade ago, but her mother’s words remain fresh in her mind. She is married to Tomide, a handsome and charismatic man who she is afraid of. She spends each day anticipating his moods and lives in fear of offending him. She takes great care to try and love him just the way he wants, but will it ever be enough? As her life continues to spiral out of control, Titilope finds herself alone at a crossroad where she must choose between duty and survival.
In Chasing Butterflies, Yejide Kilanko creates a detailed and moving portrait of a difficult and harrowing marriage. She uses crystal-clear prose to demonstrate the points of view of both parties and the little child caught in the crossfire of parents who are struggling to be heard and appreciated in their partnership.