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The sand child

Tahar Ben Jelloun, Alan Sheridan (Translator)
Determined to have a son after seven daughters, Hajji Ahmed names his eighth child Mohammed Ahmed, but as this child matures, she explores her true sexual identity as a woman named Zahra
Print Book, English, 1987
First United States edition View all formats and editions
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, San Diego, 1987