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Crescent

Author: Diana Abu-Jaber
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Never married, living with an Iraqi-immigrant uncle and devoted dog, and working as a chef in a Lebanese restaurant, thirty-nine-year-old Sirine finds her life turned upside down by a handsome Arabic literature professor.
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Fiction
Love stories
Oregon authors
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diana Abu-Jaber
ISBN: 039305747X 9780393057478 9780393325546 0393325547
OCLC Number: 50948489
Awards: Winner of American Book Award 2004.
Description: 349 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Diana Abu-Jaber.
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Unmarried Sirine works as a chef in a Lebanese restaurant, her passions only aroused by the preparation of food - until an Arabic literature professor drops by for a little home cooking. Falling in  Read more...

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"Crescent is a rich, delicious concoction that has you rooting for the star-crossed lovers." -- John Muncie - The Baltimore Sun "A story that unfolds beautifully, as lightly and naturally as a roll Read more...

 
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