From a Crooked Rib

From a Crooked Rib

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Written with complete conviction from a woman's point of view, Nuruddin Farah's spare, shocking first novel savagely attacks the traditional values of his people yet is also a haunting celebration of the unbroken human spirit. Ebla, an orphan of eighteen, runs away from her nomadic encampment in rural Somalia when she discovers that her grandfather has promised her in marriage to an older man. But even after her escape to Mogadishu, she finds herself as powerless… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Penguin (June 27, 2006)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 176 pages

File size: 172 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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