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Children of the revolution

Author: Dinaw Mengestu
Publisher: London : Vintage Books, 2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [New editionView all editions and formats
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Sepha er flygtet fra den blodige etiopiske revolution til Washington, hvor han lever et stille liv med sin kiosk og sine få venner, indtil Judith og hendes datter Naomi flytter ind ved siden af
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dinaw Mengestu
ISBN: 9780099502739 0099502739
OCLC Number: 488337785
Notes: Originaludgave: 2007
Awards: Winner of Guardian First Book Award 2007 (UK)
Description: 228 sider
Responsibility: Dinaw Mengestu

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Seventeen years after fleeing the revolutionary Ethiopia that claimed his father's life, Stepha Stephanos is a man still caught between two existences: the one he left behind, aged nineteen, and the  Read more...

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"A quietly accomplished debut novel... Despite, or perhaps because of, the attritions of his years in exile, Sepha has remained astonishingly tender. In the end, it is this human warmth that Read more...

 
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