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Mornings in Jenin by Susan Abulhawa
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Feb 05, 10

bookshelves: first-reads, 2010, adult-fiction, contemporary-literature, historical-fiction
Read from January 31 to February 05, 2010

Thanks to Goodreads FirstReads program for the copy of this book.

I really, really enjoyed this novel, unexpectedly so. It's beautifully written, and I love how all everything comes together (even in the midst of so much death and loss) through the generations.

I'm so glad that this has been republished (and translated) because I think the Palestinian experience is so unseen in American / Western media. We need more books like this.
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