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Selim Özdoğan

Blacksmith's Daughter

€16,95

Part one of the Anatolian Blues trilogy

Told with great affection for his characters, Selim Özdoğan’s trilogy traces out the life of Gül, a Turkish girl who grows up in 1950s Anatolia and then moves to Germany as a migrant worker. Book one details her initially idyllic childhood, ruptured by her mother’s early death. Ever close to her loving father, Gül grows into a warm-hearted, hard-working young woman. The Blacksmith’s Daughter is a novel full of carefree summers and hard winters, old wives’ tales and young people’s ambitions – the melancholy beauty and pain of an ordinary life.


Format: Paperback
Published: Germany, 2021
Publisher: V & Q Books
Pages: 288
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9783863912949
ISBN 10: 3863912942

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Blacksmith's Daughter

€16,95