- 5 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
0 current holds with 7 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|APLS-Geneva||FIC ALA (Text)||34207001901157||Adult Fiction||Checked out||12/30/2016|
|Alexandria-Monroe Public Library - Alexandria||F ALA (Text)||37521530474297||AMPL Adult Fiction||Available||-|
|Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola||FIC ALAMEDDINE (Text)||33118000162620||Adult: General Fiction||Available||-|
|Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood||ALA (Text)||36626103586061||Adult Fiction||Available||-|
|Hagerstown Jefferson Township Public Library - Hagerstown||FICTION ALAM (Text)||39213000685366||Adult Fiction||Available||-|
|Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch||FIC ALAMEDDINE, RABIH (Text)||33946002854284||Fiction . 2nd Floor||Checked out||12/27/2016|
|Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville||FIC ALA (Text)||78551000513834||Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780802122148
- ISBN: 0802122140
- ISBN: 9780802122940
- ISBN: 0802122949
- Physical Description: 291 pages ; 22 cm
- Publisher: New York : Grove Press, 
- Copyright: ©2013
|General Note:|| A novel.
|Summary, etc.:|| "Aaliya Sohbi lives alone in her Beirut apartment, surrounded by stockpiles of books. Godless, fatherless, childless, and divorced, Aaliya is her family's 'unnecessary appendage.' Every year, she translates a new favorite book into Arabic, then stows it away. The thirty-seven books that Aaliya has translated over her lifetime have never been read-- by anyone. After overhearing her neighbors, 'the three witches, ' discussing her too-white hair, Aaliya accidentally dyes her hair too blue. In this breathtaking portrait of a reclusive woman's late-life crisis, readers follow Aaliya's digressive mind as it ricochets across visions of past and present Beirut. Colorful musings on literature, philosophy, and art are invaded by memories of the Lebanese Civil War and Aaliya's own volatile past. As she tries to overcome her aging body and spontaneous emotional upwellings, Aaliya is faced with an unthinkable disaster that threatens to shatter the little life she has left"-- from publisher's web site.
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