The Three of Us

The Three of Us

The addictive summer holiday read of 2024


‘Funny and barbed, and the twists at the end had me shocked’ MONICA HEISEY, author of Really Good, Actually

WIFE. HUSBAND. BEST FRIEND. What if your two favourite people hated each other with a passion?

A nice house, a carefree life, a doting husband, a best friend who never leaves your side. What more could you ask for? There's just one problem: your husband and best friend love you, but they hate each other.

Set over a single day, husband, wife and best friend Temi toe the lines of compromise and betrayal. Told in three parts, three people's lives, and their visions of themselves and one another begin to slowly unravel, until a startling discovery throws everyone's integrity into question.

‘Funny, terrifically entertaining’ DAILY MAIL

‘A treat… this millennial noir is a taut exploration of culture and the politics of relationships’ BOLU BABALOLA

‘Sharp, astute... Packs a serious punch’ YOMI ADEGOKE

‘Wickedly enjoyable’ NAOISE DOLAN

‘Has that elusive Sally Rooney style of writing… Enjoy’ STYLIST


  • Sharp, astute and wickedly funny… a taut, darkly comic read that packs a serious punch
    YOMI ADEGOKE, author of The List

About the author

Ore Agbaje-Williams

Ore Agbaje-Williams is a British-Nigerian writer from London who has written for gal-dem, Glamour and Wasafiri. She is an editor and wrote the novel in NaNoWriMo during lockdown. It was originally submitted to editors under a pseudonym.
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