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A curious land

Susan Muaddi Darraj

A curious land

stories from home

by Susan Muaddi Darraj

  • 47 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Villages,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Winner of the 2014 Grace Paley Prize in Short Fiction.

    StatementSusan Muaddi Darraj
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3604.A75 A6 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 275 pages
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27199983M
    ISBN 101625341873
    ISBN 109781625341877
    LC Control Number2015024889
    OCLC/WorldCa910596033

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