Perihan Mağden





Perihan Mağden

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born
İstanbul, Turkey
gender
female


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Perihan Mağden is a Turkish novel writer and columnist in newspapers, especially known for her wit and diverse use of language.

Mağden was born in 1960 in Istanbul. After graduating from Robert College of Istanbul, she studied psychology at Boğaziçi University. By her own account, she was an unruly student—and her mother was proud of it.
One of the most famous writers in young Turkish literature, Perihan Magden has spent some time at Yaddo, the famous artists' community.
Mağden is a single mother who lives in Istanbul.
In addition to writing editorial columns for Turkish newspapers, Mağden has also published fictional novels and a collection of poetry. Mağden's novel İki Genç Kızın Romanı (Two Girls), published in 2005 by Serpent's Tail, was p...more


Average rating: 3.29 · 875 ratings · 74 reviews · 23 distinct works · Similar authors
İki Genç Kızın Romanı
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 240 ratings — published 2006 — 7 editions
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Ali ile Ramazan
3.63 of 5 stars 3.63 avg rating — 207 ratings — published 2010 — 12 editions
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Biz Kimden Kaçıyorduk Anne?
3.36 of 5 stars 3.36 avg rating — 140 ratings — published 2007 — 16 editions
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The Messenger Boy Murders
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3.42 of 5 stars 3.42 avg rating — 64 ratings — published 2001 — 5 editions
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Refakatçi
3.53 of 5 stars 3.53 avg rating — 32 ratings
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Yıldız Yaralanması
3.17 of 5 stars 3.17 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 2012
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Escape
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3.61 of 5 stars 3.61 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Tehlikeli Temayüller
2.74 of 5 stars 2.74 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 2014
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Ali and Ramazan
3.2 of 5 stars 3.20 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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Sahi Mutsuz Musun?
3.16 of 5 stars 3.16 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 2001
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