Don’t Die on Wednesday

Genre: Fiction


Don’t Die on Wednesday is a story of the game of life, when life suddenly becomes laced with danger and fear, and no one knows how the game will end. Rising football star and Tottenham FC top striker Bubarayer Dabowei’s career is torpedoed by freak accident at a game against crack Manchester United squad. Unable to play professional football, he is torn between his supermodel South African Wife, Nikiwe Dlomo, and a longing to return to Nigeria. Their fraught return plays out against a backdrop of infidelity and betrayal and his nurturing of the talented but troublesome Keme ‘D’aziba.

About the Author

Michael Afenfia was born in Nigeria. He is the author of the When the Moon Caught Fire and A Street Called Lonely. Don’t Die on Wednesday is his third novel. Michael lives in Yenagoa with his family. He continues to write.