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Cockroach

Author: Rawi Hage
Publisher: London : Hamish Hamilton, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author has left his Middle-Eastern home and settled in a chilly, western city. He lives as an exile, untrusted, unwanted, foreign. A stranger trying to make sense of a strange land. But he brings  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rawi Hage
ISBN: 9780141040813 0141040815
OCLC Number: 520707813
Notes: Originally published: Toronto, Ont.: House of Anansi, 2008; London: Hamish Hamilton, 2009.
Awards: Winner of Paragraphe Hugh MacLennan Prize for Fiction 2008 (UK)
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Rawi Hage.

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Gripping. A humane and compassionate storyteller * New Statesman * Beautifully paced, filled with picaresque wit and misadventure, anchored by a dark and uncompromising vision . . . Rawi Hage has Read more...

 
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