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The bestselling Turkish classic that continues to mesmerize readers worldwide.

Her dark eyes were lost in thought, absently staring into the distance, drawing on a last wisp of hope as she searched for something that she was almost certain she would never find.
'The magical novel about a Turkish man who falls in love with an artist in 1920s Berlin ... recreates a vanished era and dramatises a doomed relationship with verve, depth and poignancy. The result is a miniature masterpiece' The National
'Moving and memorable, full of yearning and melancholy' The Times
'A tale of young love and disenchantment, of missed opportunities and passion's elusive, flickering flame' Financial Times
'A gorgeously melancholic romance' Irish Times
'The surprise bestseller ... read, loved and wept over by men and women of all ages' Guardian
%%%'A heart-breaker . . . it has the kind of indefinably powerful impact of The Great Gatsby' Observer

'The surprise bestseller ... read, loved and wept over by men and women of all ages' Guardian
'A tale of young love and disenchantment, of missed opportunities and passion's elusive, flickering flame' Financial Times

Her dark eyes were lost in thought, absently staring into the distance, drawing on a last wisp of hope as she searched for something that she was almost certain she would never find.
'The magical novel about a Turkish man who falls in love with an artist in 1920s Berlin ... recreates a vanished era and dramatises a doomed relationship with verve, depth and poignancy. The result is a miniature masterpiece' The National
'Moving and memorable, full of yearning and melancholy' The Times
'A tale of young love and disenchantment, of missed opportunities and passion's elusive, flickering flame' Financial Times
'A gorgeously melancholic romance' Irish Times
'The surprise bestseller ... read, loved and wept over by men and women of all ages' Guardian

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780241293850

    March 20, 2017

    Peng. Mod. Classics

    176 pages

    RRP $19.99

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    Sabahattin Ali

    EBook

    9780141981277

    May 5, 2016

    Penguin eBooks

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