North Of Dawn (häftad)
Fler böcker inom
Format
Häftad (Paperback / softback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
384
Utgivningsdatum
2019-12-03
Förlag
Prentice Hall Press
Dimensioner
203 x 130 x 25 mm
Vikt
295 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9780735214255
North Of Dawn (häftad)

North Of Dawn

A Novel

Häftad Engelska, 2019-12-03
171
  • Skickas inom 7-10 vardagar.
  • Gratis frakt inom Sverige över 199 kr för privatpersoner.
Finns även som
Visa alla 1 format & utgåvor
A couple's tranquil life abroad is irrevocably transformed by the arrival of their son's widow and children, in the latest from Somalia's most celebrated novelist.

For decades, Gacalo and Mugdi have lived in Oslo, where they've led a peaceful, largely assimilated life and raised two children. Their beloved son, Dhaqaneh, however, is driven by feelings of alienation to jihadism in Somalia, where he kills himself in a suicide attack. The couple reluctantly offers a haven to his family. But on arrival in Oslo, their daughter-in-law cloaks herself even more deeply in religion, while her children hunger for the freedoms of
their new homeland, a rift that will have lifealtering consequences for the entire family.

Set against the backdrop of real events, North of Dawn is a provocative, devastating story of love, loyalty, and national identity that asks whether it is ever possible to escape a legacy of violence--and if so, at what cost.
Visa hela texten

Passar bra ihop

  1. North Of Dawn
  2. +
  3. gifts

De som köpt den här boken har ofta också köpt gifts av Nuruddin Farah (häftad).

Köp båda 2 för 351 kr

Kundrecensioner

Har du läst boken? Sätt ditt betyg »

Fler böcker av Nuruddin Farah