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Mother of all pigs : a novel

Author: Malu Halasa, (Editor)
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : The Unnamed Press, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hussein Saban, the only pig butcher in his small Jordanian town, lives with three generations of women. Regrets, dreams, and clandestine pasts in love, politics, and even espionage threaten the order in the household as generations clash. When a long-lost soldier from Hussein's military past arrives, the Sabas family must decide whether to protect or expose him, bringing long-simmering rivalries and injustices to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Malu Halasa, (Editor)
ISBN: 9781944700348 194470034X
OCLC Number: 1007587243
Description: 266 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Malu Halasa.

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Hussein Saban, the only pig butcher in his small Jordanian town, lives with three generations of women. Regrets, dreams, and clandestine pasts in love, politics, and even espionage threaten the order in the household as generations clash. When a long-lost soldier from Hussein's military past arrives, the Sabas family must decide whether to protect or expose him, bringing long-simmering rivalries and injustices to the surface.

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