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Candygirl

Author: M M Tawfik
Publisher: Cairo : The American University in Cairo Press, 2012. ©2010
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Trying to evade intelligence agencies out to assassinate him, the Cerebellum, an Egyptian scientist with a past association with the Iraqi nuclear program, rents a room on the roof of a brothel in a Cairo slum. His interaction with the other residents is limited; instead he spends most of his time in the virtual world, where he has a love affair with candygirl, a gorgeous avatar. On the other side of the planet, an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Tawfik, M.M.
Candygirl : An Egyptian Novel.
London : I.B. Tauris, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: M M Tawfik
ISBN: 9781617974649 1617974641 9781617973444 1617973440
OCLC Number: 880445077
Description: 1 online resource (222 pages)
Responsibility: M.M. Tawfik, translated by the author.

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