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Brick Lane

Author: Monica Ali
Publisher: London : Doubleday, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this tale of two Muslim sisters Monica Ali explores how they live out their own personal tragedies. One lives in a tower block in London's East End whilst the other lives in a Bangladeshi village.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ali, Monica, 1967-
Brick Lane.
London : Doubleday, 2003
(OCoLC)606951999
Online version:
Ali, Monica, 1967-
Brick Lane.
London : Doubleday, 2003
(OCoLC)607642918
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Monica Ali
ISBN: 038560484X 9780385604840 0385604858 9780385604857 0552772526 9780552772525
OCLC Number: 51912729
Awards: Shortlisted for Guardian First Book Award 2003.
Shortlisted for Booker Prize for Fiction 2003.
Shortlisted for Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2003.
Description: 412 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Monica Ali.

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Keeping house and rearing children, Nazneen does what is expected of her. Into that fragile peace walks Karim, raising questions of longing and belonging that open her eyes to surprising truths.  Read more...

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Set in Tower Hamlets, this contemporary novel of the life of an Asian immigrant girl draws the reader into a highly affecting world of love, fate and cultural conflict. Still in her teenage years, Read more...

 
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