Pillars of Salt: A Novel

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Interlink Books, 1997 - Fiction - 230 pages
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This series is designed to bring to North American readers the once-unheard voices of writers who have achieved wide acclaim at home, but are not recognized beyond the borders of their native lands. With special emphasis on women writers, Interlink's Emerging Voices series publishes the best of the world's contemporary literature in translation or original English.

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Review: Pillars of Salt (Interlink World Fiction)

User Review  - Linda Catoe - Goodreads

While Fadia Faqir's novel, Pillars of Salt, gives the reader an unsettling view of the over-powering forces of patriarchal control on the women of Jordan, the book also resounds with poignant language ... Read full review

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User Review  - HM Jones - Goodreads

This book was absolutely beautiful, heartbreaking, moving and undeniably unique. The voices are strong, the women broken and strong. Read this wonderful book. Read full review

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