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American Dervish

Ayad Akhtar


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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (1/8/2012)
Hardcover, Large Print (1/9/2012)
Paperback (9/4/2012)
CD-Audio (1/9/2012)
Hardcover (1/9/2012)
Hardcover (1/1/2012)
Prebound (9/1/2012)

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“At its simplest American Dervish is a coming-of-age story. At its most complex, it is a story of religious faith, marital strife, human nature, love, envy, sexual awakening, betrayal, and racism. It is impossible to leave Akhtar's exceptional debut novel without experiencing the struggles and pain of young Hayat as he comes to terms with both his Muslim faith and his humanity.”
— Lynn Riggs, Books & Company, Oconomowoc, WI
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Orion Publishing Group, 9780297865452

Publication Date: January 1, 2012