The Storyteller of Marrakesh

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The Storyteller of Marrakesh

By Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya

W. W. Norton & Company, Hardcover, 9780393070583, 341pp.

Publication Date: January 31, 2011

Description
As testimonies circle an elusive truth, the couple takes on an air as enigmatic as their fate. But is this annual storytelling ritual a genuine attempt to uncover the truth, or is it intended instead to weave an ambiguous mythology around a crime The first in an ambitious cycle of novels set in the Islamic world, The Storyteller of Marrakesh is an elegant exploration of the nature of reality and our shifting perceptions of truth.