The Reluctant Fundamentalist

The Reluctant Fundamentalist

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A novel which tells the story of a well-educated and ambitious Muslim man torn between staying true to his roots, and all that the American way of life has to offer him.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 110 x 176 x 12mm | 99.79g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0141036028
  • 9780141036021
  • 1,165,656

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A profoundly contemporary story about civil wars, unstable countries and refugees pouring to the cities of the West... beautifully written, with the ghost of Camus hovering at the edge of the frame * New Statesman *
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About Mohsin Hamid

Mohsin Hamid writes regularly for The New York Times, the Guardian and the New York Review of Books, and is the author of The Reluctant Fundamentalist, Moth Smoke, How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia and Discontent and its Civilisations. Born and mostly raised in Lahore, he has since lived between Lahore, London and New York. His next novel, Exit West, will be published by Hamish Hamilton in spring 2017.
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2 8% (3,548)
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