A NovelBook - 2017
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Two annual book prizes award socially conscious work: The Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards, recognizing fiction, nonfiction, and poetry that contribute to our understanding of racism and human diversity; and the Aspen Words Literary Prize, given to a work of fiction that illuminates a vital contemporary issue. (more)
From Library Staff
Winner of 2018 Los Angeles Times Book Prize (Fiction) and The Aspen Words Literary Prize, this astonishingly visionary love story imagines the forces that drive ordinary people from their homes into the uncertain embrace of new lands.
A richly imaginative tale of love and loss in the ashes of a near-future civil war.
Hamid crafts a richly imaginative tale of love and loss in the ashes of a civil war.