The Wandering Falcon (Large Print / Hardcover)

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October 2011 Indie Next List


“These linked tales set along the border between Pakistan and Afghanistan are unlike anything else you have read about the region. They offer a generous and moving portrait of a little understood way of life. This is the kind of fiction that moves beyond terms like 'great literature' and ventures on to terms like 'essential' and 'necessary.'”
— Robert Sindelar, Third Place Books, Lake Forest Park, WA

Description


Traditions that have lasted for centuries, both brutal and beautiful, create a rigid structure for life in the wild, astonishing place where Iran, Pakistan, and Afghanistan meet--the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). Ahmad has written an unforgettable portrait of a world of custom and compassion, of love and cruelty, of hardship and survival.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781410444981
ISBN-10: 1410444988
Large Print: Yes
Publisher: Thorndike Press
Publication Date: February 1st, 2012
Pages: 351
Language: English
Series: Thorndike Press Large Print Reviewers' Choice