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  • Published: 17 July 2017
  • ISBN: 9780241979921
  • Imprint: Penguin General UK
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 384
  • RRP: $22.99

Three Daughters of Eve




A powerful, sweeping tale of faith, love and friendship set across Istanbul and Oxford

Peri, a wealthy Turkish housewife, is on her way to a dinner party at a seaside mansion in Istanbul when a beggar snatches her handbag. As she wrestles to get it back, a photograph falls to the ground - an old Polaroid of three young women and their university professor. A relic from a past - and a love - Peri had tried desperately to forget.

The photograph takes Peri back to Oxford University, as an eighteen-year-old sent abroad for the first time: to her dazzling, rebellious professor and his life-changing course on God, to her home with her two best friends, Shirin and Mona, and their arguments about Islam and femininity and, finally, to the scandal that tore them all apart.

  • Published: 17 July 2017
  • ISBN: 9780241979921
  • Imprint: Penguin General UK
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 384
  • RRP: $22.99

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Praise for Three Daughters of Eve

A brilliant and moving novel

Richard Holloway

An utterly engrossing read

Frances Osborne

An intelligent, fierce and beguiling read

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