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Abdulrazak Gurnah

Zanzibar (b.1948)

Abdulrazak Gurnah was born in 1948 in Zanzibar and teaches at the University of Kent.

Genres: Literary Fiction
Booker Prize Best Novel nominee (1994) : Paradise

Abdulrazak Gurnah recommends
Bird Summons (2019)
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"BIRD SUMMONS is the story of three Arab women on a quest in the Scottish Highlands and how their experience challenges and reveals them layer by layer. It is engaging and funny and rich in narrative suspense."

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