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The Resource Home fire, Kamila Shamsie

Home fire, Kamila Shamsie

Label
Home fire
Title
Home fire
Statement of responsibility
Kamila Shamsie
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From an internationally acclaimed novelist, the suspenseful and heartbreaking story of a family ripped apart by secrets and driven to pit love against loyalty, with devastating consequences. Isma is free. After years of watching out for her younger siblings in the wake of their mother's death, an invitation from a mentor in America has allowed her to resume a dream long deferred. But she can't stop worrying about Aneeka, her beautiful, headstrong sister back in London, or their brother, Parvaiz, who's disappeared in pursuit of his own dream, to prove himself to the dark legacy of the jihadist father he never knew. When he resurfaces half the globe away, Isma's worst fears are confirmed. Then Eamonn enters the sisters' lives. Son of a powerful politicalfigure, he has his own birthright to live up to--or defy. Is he to be a chance at love? The means of Parvaiz's salvation? Suddenly, two families' fates are inextricably, devastatingly entwined, in this searing novel that asks: What sacrifices will we make in the name of love?"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shamsie, Kamila
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • FICTION / Family Life
  • FICTION / Political
  • FICTION / Cultural Heritage
Label
Home fire, Kamila Shamsie
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
BK0020048865
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9780735217683
Lccn
2017003238
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
Home fire, Kamila Shamsie
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
BK0020048865
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9780735217683
Lccn
2017003238
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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