Gravel Heart by Abdulrazak Gurnah

Gravel Heart

Abdulrazak Gurnah

fiction historical emotional reflective slow-paced

272 pages | first published 2017


A powerful story of exile, migration, and betrayal, from the Booker Prize shortlisted author of Paradise.Salim has always known that his father does not want him. Living with his parents and his adored Uncle Amir in a house full of secrets, he is ...
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