The Locust and the Bird
My Mother's StoryBook - 2009
In a masterly act of literary transformation, al-Shaykh re-creates the dramatic life of her mother, Kamila. As the narrative unfolds, Kamila transforms from a spirited child in 1930s Beirut to a strong, demanding, and captivating woman who had lived her life to the very fullest.
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c2009
Edition: 1st American ed
Branch Call Number: 892.7 S538L 2009
Characteristics: 302 p. : ill. ; 22 cm