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The patience stone

Author: Atiq Rahimi; Polly McLean
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young woman prays at her husband's bedside as he lies in a coma with a bullet in his neck. Her husband's body reminds her of the legend of the patience stone, a stone that hears all confessions  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Atiq Rahimi; Polly McLean
ISBN: 9780099539544 0099539543
OCLC Number: 659229663
Description: 135 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Syngué sabour.
Responsibility: Atiq Rahimi ; translated from the French by Polly McLean with an introduction by Khaled Hosseini.

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"A deceptively simple book, written in a spare, poetic style. But it is a rich read... It is without doubt an important and courageous book" -- Khaled Hosseini, author of The Kite Runner and A Read more...

 
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