• Account

Shopping Cart

Your cart is empty now.

Shopping Cart

Your cart is empty now.

Speak No Evil

Speak No Evil

£8.29£8.99

On the surface, Niru leads a charmed life. Raised by two attentive parents in Washington, DC, he's a top student and a track star at his prestigious private high school. Bound for Harvard, his prospects are bright. But Niru...

Accepted payment methods:
american_express apple_pay google_pay maestro master visa

On the surface, Niru leads a charmed life. Raised by two attentive parents in Washington, DC, he's a top student and a track star at his prestigious private high school. Bound for Harvard, his prospects are bright. But Niru has a painful secret: he is queer, an abominable sin to his conservative Nigerian parents. No one knows except his best friend, Meredith, the one person who seems not to judge him. When his father accidentally finds out, the fallout is brutal and swift. 

Coping with troubles of her own, however, Meredith finds that she has little left emotionally to offer him. As the two friends struggle to reconcile their desires against the expectations and institutions that seek to define them, they find themselves speeding towards a future more violent and senseless than they can imagine. Neither will escape unscathed. Speak No Evil is a novel about the power of words and self-identification, about who gets to speak and who has the power to speak for other people.

'Elegant and elegiac' Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Guardian. 'A writer of spectacular talent' Observer.

All items are delivered directly to your door in plain discreet packaging.

For UK deliveries we use Royal Mail 48 Hour Service. Quantities of stock are displayed on the product page. Items that are in stock will normally be dispatched within 1-2 working days, with the exception of bank holidays. Some items may be shipped directly from the distributor.

International delivery times may vary depending on that countries delivery service. Please allow 14 days before contacting us to chase your delivery.

For items displayed as Backorder Now, these will be dispatched once they return to stock. We will keep you updated on their progress.

The Best Queer Fantasy Novels

translation missing: en.general.search.loading