Exit West: A Novel

ISBN-13: 9780735212206
ISBN-10: 0735212201
Edition: Reprint
Author: Mohsin Hamid
Publication date: 2018
Publisher: Riverhead Books
Format: Paperback 256 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780735212206
ISBN-10: 0735212201
Edition: Reprint
Author: Mohsin Hamid
Publication date: 2018
Publisher: Riverhead Books
Format: Paperback 256 pages

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Acknowledged author Mohsin Hamid wrote Exit West: A Novel comprising 256 pages back in 2018. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0735212201 and 9780735212206. Since then Exit West: A Novel textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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FINALIST FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE

10 BEST BOOKS OF 2017, NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW


WINNER OF THE L.A. TIMES BOOK PRIZE FOR FICTION and THE ASPEN WORDS LITERARY PRIZE

A breathtaking novel…[that] arrives at an urgent time.” —NPR


“It was as if Hamid knew what was going to happen to America and the world, and gave us a road map to our future… At once terrifying and … oddly hopeful.” —Ayelet Waldman, The New York Times Book Review

“Moving, audacious, and indelibly human.” —Entertainment Weekly, “A” rating

A New York Times bestseller, the astonishingly visionary love story that imagines the forces that drive ordinary people from their homes into the uncertain embrace of new lands.

In a country teetering on the brink of civil war, two young people meet—sensual, fiercely independent Nadia and gentle, restrained Saeed. They embark on a furtive love affair, and are soon cloistered in a premature intimacy by the unrest roiling their city. When it explodes, turning familiar streets into a patchwork of checkpoints and bomb blasts, they begin to hear whispers about doors—doors that can whisk people far away, if perilously and for a price. As the violence escalates, Nadia and Saeed decide that they no longer have a choice. Leaving their homeland and their old lives behind, they find a door and step through. . . .

Exit West follows these remarkable characters as they emerge into an alien and uncertain future, struggling to hold on to each other, to their past, to the very sense of who they are. Profoundly intimate and powerfully inventive, it tells an unforgettable story of love, loyalty, and courage that is both completely of our time and for all time.

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