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  • Published: 20 October 2010
  • ISBN: 9780141961378
  • Imprint: Penguin eBooks
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 448

The Flea Palace




By turns comic and tragic, The Flea Palace is an outstandingly original novel driven by an overriding sense of social justice.

Bonbon Palace was once a stately apartment block in Istanbul. Now it is a sadly dilapidated home to ten wildly different individuals and their families.

There's a womanizing, hard-drinking academic with a penchant for philosophy; a 'clean freak' and her lice-ridden daughter; a lapsed Jew in search of true love; and a charmingly naïve mistress whose shadowy past lurks in the building. When the garbage at Bonbon Palace is stolen, a mysterious sequence of events unfolds that result in a soul-searching quest for truth.

  • Published: 20 October 2010
  • ISBN: 9780141961378
  • Imprint: Penguin eBooks
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 448

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