Eight months on Ghazzah Street

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Viking, Jun 1, 1988 - Fiction - 298 pages
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Definitely my favorite writer breathing. - Goodreads
There is no sense of true insight into the society. - Goodreads
First, the plot was very thin. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Pat - Goodreads

Disappointing from such a talented writer,albeit penned much earlier in her career. The plot is slight:woman follows her husband to his new job in Saudi Arabia and encounters extreme sexual ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jeanette - Goodreads

It's written as a memoir of her 4 year stay in Saudi Arabia for her husband's work during her younger life. It holds a bunch of deep Hilary Mantel thoughts, but the surroundings are so glum and the ... Read full review


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Hilary Mary Mantel (born 6 July 1952) is an English novelist, short story writer and critic. Her work, ranging in subject from personal memoir to historical fiction, has been short-listed for major literary awards. In 2009, she won the Man Booker Prize for her novel Wolf Hall.

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