Thorndike Press

Exit West

  • Mohsin Hamid
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  • ISBN-10: 1410499480
  • ISBN-13: 9781410499486
  • DDC: Fic
  • Shipping Weight: .85 lbs ( .39 kgs)
  • 264 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released May 2017
  • Bestsellers

About

Overview

A New York Times Bestseller
Winner of The Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction
Winner of The Aspen Words Literary Prize

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 . . .

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