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Love Marriage

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ABOUT
THE BOOK

Named a Best Book of 2022 So Far by The New Yorker. Cultural clashes, political satire, Oedipal conflicts, elegant prose, they are all here in this romp of a book. Oprah Daily A Phenomenal Book Club Pick and a New York Times Book Review Group Text Selection, Love Marriage is a glorious moving novel from Booker Prize-shortlisted Monica Ali, who has an inborn generosity that cannot be learned. (The New York Times Book Review).

 

ABOUT
THE AUTHOR Monica
Ali

Monica Ali was born in Dhaka, Bangladesh, and grew up in England. She was named one of the 20 best young British novelists under 40 by Granta. She is the author of four previous novels, including Untold Story and Brick Lane, which was shortlisted for the Booker Prize and the Guardian Book Prize, nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and named a winner of the 2003 Discover Award for Fiction and a New York Times Editors’ Choice Book that same year. She lives in London with her husband and two children.

Monica Ali was born in Dhaka, Bangladesh, and grew up in England. She was named one of the 20 best young British novelists under 40 by Granta. She is the author of four previous novels, including Untold Story and Brick Lane, which was shortlisted for the Booker Prize and the Guardian Book Prize, nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and named a winner of the 2003 Discover Award for Fiction and a New York Times Editors’ Choice Book that same year. She lives in London with her husband and two children.

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NOMINATING LIBRARY COMMENTS

A clash of cultures evolves into a delicate examination of the ways in which both immigrant and non-immigrant families have shaped their children, diffusing unexplored suffering across generations.

–  Milwaukee Public Library, USA

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Date published
03/02/2022
Country
United States
Original Language
English
Author
Publisher
Scribner Books

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