- ISBN: 9780679643982 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 0679643982 (electronic bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (224 pages)
- Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
- Publisher: New York : Dial Press, 
- Copyright: ©2011
|General Note:|| "Originally published in hardcover in the United Kingdom by Viking"--t.p. verso.
|Summary, etc.:|| Born into exile, eleven-year-old Nuri, the son of worldly parents who fled the revolution in their Arab country, is transfixed along with his widowed father by an Arab-English woman who joins their family, a situation that is complicated by Nuri's father's disappearance.
|Source of Description Note:|| Description based on print version record.
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