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Peirene title no 15

Under The Tripoli Sky

Kamal Ben Hameda

'It is excellent.' David Mills, The Sunday Times

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@AllThingsEla Sounds right up my (Clara's) street. Your description made me think of Shaun Tan's The Arrival.
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Congratulations to our translator Phillip Boehm. Philip receives the Found in Translation Award 2014 from the Polish Book Institute for rendering into English Peirene no12, Chasing the King of Hearts by author Hanna Krall.


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