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The king

Author: Kader Abdolah; Nancy Forest
Publisher: Edinburgh : Canongate, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An extraordinary novel about the making of modern Iran - Kader Abdolah's THE KING, already a bestseller in Europe, is now published in English for the first time

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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Electronic books
History
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Abdolah, Kader, 1954- author.
King
(OCoLC)862091948
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kader Abdolah; Nancy Forest
ISBN: 9780857862983 0857862987 9780811223744 0811223744
OCLC Number: 865104137
Notes: Translated from the Dutch.
Awards: Long-listed for International IMPAC DUBLIN Literary Award (UK).
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: by Kader Abdolah ; translated by Nancy Forest Flier.

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The King is utterly fabulous in both senses of the word: a sly, witty, knowing fable, full of charm and humour. Deceptively simple in its storytelling, it reads like one of Angela Carter's fairy Read more...

 
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