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10 Minutes 38 Seconds in This Strange World Signed by Author

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What if, after the moment of death, the human mind continues to work for a few more precious minutes? Ten minutes, thirty-eight seconds exactly...For Leila, each minute after her death brings a sensuous memory: the taste of spiced goat stew, the goat sacrificed by her father to celebrate the long-awaited birth of a son; the sight of bubbling vats of lemon and sugar which the women use to wax their legs while the men attend mosque; the scent of cardamom coffee that Leila shares with a handsome student in the brothel where she works. Each memory, too, recalls the friends she made at each key moment in her life - friends who are now desperately trying to find her...

Book is signed by author Elif Shafak. Internally clean and bright. Minor wear to cover. 

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Author(s):
Shafak, Elif
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
2019
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0241293863
ISBN-13:
9780241293867
Number of pages:
312
Publisher:
Viking
Title:
10 Minutes 38 Seconds in This Strange World Signed by Author

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What if, after the moment of death, the human mind continues to work for a few more precious minutes? Ten minutes, thirty-eight seconds exactly...For Leila, each minute after her death brings a sensuous memory: the taste of spiced goat stew, the goat sacrificed by her father to celebrate the long-awaited birth of a son; the sight of bubbling vats of lemon and sugar which the women use to wax their legs while the men attend mosque; the scent of cardamom coffee that Leila shares with a handsome student in the brothel where she works. Each memory, too, recalls the friends she made at each key moment in her life - friends who are now desperately trying to find her...

Book is signed by author Elif Shafak. Internally clean and bright. Minor wear to cover. 

Author(s):
Shafak, Elif
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
2019
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0241293863
ISBN-13:
9780241293867
Number of pages:
312
Publisher:
Viking
Title:
10 Minutes 38 Seconds in This Strange World Signed by Author

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