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Dreams from the endz

Author: Faïza Guène; Sarah Ardizzone
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Acclaimed novelist Faïza Guène, born in France to Algerian parents, offers her take on multiculturalism and what it means to live in a society where everything depends on the colour of your passport. Straddling the banlieue, Paris and Algeria, this novel offers insights into what happens to people when a lid is put on their dreams.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Faïza Guène; Sarah Ardizzone
ISBN: 9780099512929 0099512920
OCLC Number: 315070684
Notes: This translation originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2008.
Description: 170 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Du rêve pour les oufs.
Responsibility: Faïza Guène ; translated from the French by Sarah Ardizzone.

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