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ISBN-10: 9774168615

ISBN-13: 9789774168611

Aspiring photographer Dunya Noor discovers early on that her curious spirit, rebellious nature, and extremely curly hair are a recipe for catastrophe in Eighties Syria. And on the gentle age of 13, she is exiled to reside together with her grandparents in England.
Many years later in London, she meets Hilal, the son of a humble tailor from Aleppo and no fit for Dunya, daughter of the nice center general practitioner Joseph Noor. yet, dreamy, stressed Dunya falls in love with Hilal and so they choose to go back to Syria jointly, embarking on a trip that would switch them either forever.
Rana Haddad's bright and satirical debut novel captures the essence of existence lower than the Assad dictatorship, in all its inflexible absurdity. With humor and an unforeseen playfulness, this can be a tale of affection and lightweight opposed to the forces of conservatism and oppression.

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