Three Daughters of Eve

Three Daughters of Eve

eBook - 2017
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-- The Architect's Apprentice Peri, a married, wealthy, beautiful Turkish woman, 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. Three Daughters of Eve Elif Shafak is the number one bestselling novelist in her native Turkey, and her work is translated and celebrated around the world. In Three Daughters of Eve, she has given us a rich and moving story that humanizes and personalizes one of the most profound sea changes of the modern world.
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury USA, 2017
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781632869975
1632869977
Branch Call Number: E-BOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource (384 pages)

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Jun 15, 2018

The book explores the journey of a woman as she sways between belief in God and uncertainty, created in part by childhood trauma and the regressiveness of her religion, Islam. The story is set in two timelines and is interesting, with the characters well developed, but the first half of the book is slow. Nevertheless it challenges beliefs and encourages something deeply lacking today - open minded discussion without hostility.

This book would be a great subject for a book review of discussion on belief and religion.

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