An Unnecessary Woman

by Rabih Alameddine

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An Unnecessary Woman

An obsessive introvert in Beirut, eschewed by her family and neighbors for her divorced status and lack of religious reverence, quietly translates favorite books into Arabic while struggling with her aging body until an unthinkable disaster threatens what little life remains to her. By the best-selling author of The Hakawati. 20,000 first printing.

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Challenge: Read Around Asia Challenge
Country: Lebanon flag Lebanon
Language: EN
Genre: Historical fiction
Recommended: 20 Dec 2022

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