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Original Dream (Paperback) (Nukila Amal)

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For Maya, history is like a dream, and her dreams are like a history of her life and how it relates to others. Effortlessly defying and calling into question time and space, Maya inhabits fantastical realities filled with shamans, romantic longing, a daughter’s struggles, and a flying dragon.

Lyrically flowing between Maya’s multiple realities, The Original Dream is the story of a young independent Indonesian woman trying to break free from cultural and social conventions while also searching for her place among family and friends. With guidance from her parents, coworkers, and sister, along with a newborn filled with the wisdom of elders, Maya navigates her perceptions, looking for answers to unknown questions. Whether soaring through the nighttime sky, caring for her nephew, or tending to guests at the hotel where she works, she tries to delineate the difference between dreams and reality and if such a difference even matters.

Number of Pages: 274
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Amazon Pub
Author: Nukila Amal
Language: English
Street Date: January 1, 2017
TCIN: 52114527
UPC: 9781503941199
Item Number (DPCI): 248-41-6149
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