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Farah, Nuruddin

Summary: "A gripping new novel from today's "most important African novelist". (The New York Times Review of Books) A dozen years after his last visit, Jeebleh returns to his beloved Mogadiscio to see old friends. He is accompanied by his son-in-law, Malik, a journalist intent on covering the region's ongoing turmoil. What greets them at first is not the chaos Jeebleh remembers, however, but an eerie...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FAR

Farah, Nuruddin

Summary: War in Somalia transforms a simple village girl into a self-confident woman who even swims and drives a car. She is Duniya, a widow with three children. By an English-speaking writer, author of Maps.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Arcade Pub. 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FAR

Farah, Nuruddin

Summary: A Somali youth is torn between duty to family and country. On the one hand Askar, an orphan, should look after his foster mother, on the other he wants to be a man and emulate his father who died fighting the Ethiopians. By an English-speaking Somali writer, author of Secrets.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Arcade Pub. 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FAR

Farah, Nuruddin

Summary: A Somalian couple's tranquil life abroad in Oslo is irrevocably transformed by the arrival of their jihadist son's widow and children, who respectively retreat into strict religion and hunger for freedoms in a new homeland.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC FAR