The Gaze

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The Gaze

By Elif Shafak

Marion Boyars Publishers Ltd, Paperback, 9780714531212, 252pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2006

Description

'Elif Shafak is the best author to come out of Turkey in the last decade.' Orhan Pamuk



About the Author
Elif Shafak, born 1971 in Strasbourg, spent her teenage years in Spain before returning to Turkey. She is an outstanding name amongst young Turkish authors, and has written four novels and won the Mevlana Prize for the best work in mystical and transcendental literature. She holds a masters degree in Women's Studies and is currently an Assistant professor at Tuscan University, Arizona.