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Hiding in Plain Sight (Reprint) (Paperback) (Nuruddin Farah)

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A bold new novel that augments a body of work worthy of a Nobel Prize” (Kirkus Reviews), from the internationally acclaimed author ofCrossbonesNuruddin Farahthe most important African novelist to emerge in the past twenty-five years” (The New York Review of Books)returns with a provocative, unforgettable tale about family, freedom, and loyalty. A departure in theme and setting,Hiding in Plain Sight is a profound exploration of the tensions between liberty and obligation, the ways in which gender and sexual orientation define us, and the unintended consequences of the secrets we keep.When Bella, a fashion photographer living in Rome, learns of her beloved half-brother’s murder, she travels to Nairobi to care for her niece and nephew. But when their mother resurfaces, reasserting her maternal rights and bringing with her a gale of chaos and confusion that mirrors the deepening political instability in the region, Bella must decide how far she will go to obey the call of sisterly responsibility.
A bold new novel that augments a body of work worthy of a Nobel Prize? (Kirkus Reviews), from the internationally acclaimed author ofCrossbones

Nuruddin Farahthe most important African novelist to emerge in the past twenty-five years? (The New York Review of Books)returns with a provocative, unforgettable tale about family, freedom, and loyalty. A departure in theme and setting,Hiding in Plain Sight is a profound exploration of the tensions between liberty and obligation, the ways in which gender and sexual orientation define us, and the unintended consequences of the secrets we keep.

When Bella, a fashion photographer living in Rome, learns of her beloved half-brother?s murder, she travels to Nairobi to care for her niece and nephew. But when their mother resurfaces, reasserting her maternal rights and bringing with her a gale of chaos and confusion that mirrors the deepening political instability in the region, Bella must decide how far she will go to obey the call of sisterly responsibility.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 342
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Author: Nuruddin Farah
Language: English
Street Date: September 22, 2015
TCIN: 17467721
UPC: 9781594634109
Item Number (DPCI): 247-47-0187
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