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The falafel king is dead

Author: Sara Shilo
Publisher: London : Portobello Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The town has lost its famed falafel king, but the Dadon family have also lost a father and husband. Living with the daily threat of Katyusha missiles from neighbouring Lebanon, and struggling to survive amid the rubble of their lives, Simona and her three children each find their own way of coping with their grief, their fear, and their hopes. Raw, lyrical, shocking and moving, Sara Shilo's powerful debut novel  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sara Shilo
ISBN: 9781846272219 1846272211
OCLC Number: 503647347
Language Note: Translated from the Hebrew.
Notes: Originally published in Hebrew as: Shum gamadim lo yavoʼu.
Description: 234 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Shum gamadim lo yavoʼu.
Responsibility: Sara Shilo.

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A heartbreaking, prize-winning novel set in a small Israeli town near the border with Lebanon that depicts with raw power the trauma of living in constant fear of attack  Read more...

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