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  • 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, [2011]

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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.
Subject: Fathers and sons > Fiction.
Missing persons > Fiction.
Family secrets > Fiction.
Stepmothers > Fiction.
Cairo (Egypt) > Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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