The White Queen by Philippa Gregory

Snow by Orhan Pamuk

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'A great and almost irresistibly beguiling . . . novelist. . . . I'Snow' is ¨ enriched by . . . mesmerizing mixes: cruelty and farce, poetry and violence, and a voice whose timbres range from a storyteller's playfulness to the dark torment of an explorer, lost.'-'The New York Times ' An exiled poet named Ka returns to Turkey and travels to the forlorn city of Kars. His ostensible purpose is to report on a wave of suicides among religious girls forbidden to wear their head scarves. But Ka is also drawn by his memories of the radiant Ipek, now recently divorced. Amid blanketing snowfall and universal suspicion, Ka finds himself pursued by figures ranging from Ipek's ex-husband to a charismatic terrorist. A lost gift returns with ecstatic suddenness. A theatrical evening climaxes in a massacre. And finding God may be the prelude to losing everything else. Touching, slyly comic, and humming with cerebral suspense, 'Snow 'is of immense relevance to our present moment. This 2004 Faber And Faber Ltd. Paperback is in Good condition.

ISBN: 9780571222995 SKU: 1144354 Note: Any image shown is from a stock photo and is not the actual book.