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The Resource Exit west, Mohsin Hamid

Exit west, Mohsin Hamid

Label
Exit west
Title
Exit west
Statement of responsibility
Mohsin Hamid
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is Nadia. She is fiercely independent with an excellent sense of humour and a love of smoking alone on her balcony late at night. This is Saeed. He is sweet and shy and kind to strangers. He also has a balcony but he uses his for star-gazing.This is their story: a love story, but also a story about how we live now and how we might live tomorrow. Saeed and Nadia are falling in love, and their city is falling apart. Here is a world in crisis and two human beings travelling through it.Exit West is a heartfelt and radical act of hope - a novel to restore your faith in humanity and in the power of imagination
Summary
Presents the story of two young lovers whose furtive affair is shaped by local unrest on the eve of a civil war that erupts in a cataclysmic bombing attack, forcing them to abandon their previous home and lives
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2018.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2017.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction, 2017.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10554471
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamid, Mohsin
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3558.A42169
LC item number
E95 2018b
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1660
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil war
  • Choice (Pyschology)
  • Refugees
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Label
Exit west, Mohsin Hamid
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21389055
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
261 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432847654
Lccn
2017003995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Exit west, Mohsin Hamid
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21389055
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
261 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432847654
Lccn
2017003995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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