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Author Yunis, Alia.

Title The night counter : a novel / Alia Yunis.

Imprint New York : Shaye Areheart Books, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    YUNIS,ALI    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 365 p. ; 25 cm.
Summary A magic carpet ride examining the lives of Fatima Abdullah and her huge dysfunctional family. Imitating Scheherazade, Fatima spins her own tales to the legendary storyteller, Scheherazade. And she has plenty of material: Fatima is dying, and more interested in her prized possessions, including a house in Lebanon, than in reuniting her splintered offspring and her estranged husband, Ibraham.
Subject Scheherazade, Queen, consort of Shahryar, King of Persia (Legendary character) -- Fiction.
Arab American families -- Fiction.
Families -- Fiction.
Parent and child -- Fiction.
Mothers -- Fiction.
ISBN 9780307453624 : $24.00

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