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Secret Son

Laila Lalami

Paperback

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Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (3/9/2010)
Hardcover (4/21/2009)

May 2009 Indie Next List

“Laila Lalami has written a wonderfully crafted novel -- set in the slums of Casablanca -- whose carefully wrought characters allow us to lift the veil of media headlines and to gain greater empathy and understanding of the competing protagonists in today's sundered world. Secret Son is an irresistible read.”
— Paul Yamazaki, City Lights Books, San Francisco, CA
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Description

In the spirit of "The Reluctant Fundamentalist," Lalami's powerful first novel explores the struggle for identity, the need for family, and the desperation that overtakes ordinary lives in a country divided by class, politics, and religion.

Viking, 9780141042732

Publication Date: April 1, 2011