The Bastard of IstanbuleBook - 2008
Populated with vibrant characters, The Bastard of Istanbul is the story of two families, one Turkish and one Armenian American, and their struggle to forge their unique identities against the backdrop of Turkey's violent history. Filled with humor and understanding, this exuberant, dramatic novel is about memory and forgetting, about the tension between the need to examine the past and the desire to erase it.
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From Library Staff
In her second novel written in English, one of Turkey's most acclaimed and outspoken writers confronts her country's violent past, in a vivid and colorful tale about the tangled histories of two families.