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Gibsons Public Library FIC GIBB (Text) 30886000642096 Adult Fiction Hardcover Volume hold Available -
Greenwood Public Library Fic GIB (Text) 35141000141177 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Lillooet Branch AF GIB (Text) 35180000189687 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Midway Public Library FIC HC TRA GIB (Text) 35143000152717 Adult Hardcover Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-07-23
Nakusp Public Library FIC GIB (Text) 35160000375338 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Quesnel Branch GIB (Text) 33923003732306 General Fiction Volume hold Available -
Rossland Public Library FIC GIB (Text) BR34181 Fiction Volume hold Available -
Salmo Public Library FIC GIB (Text) SPL28990 Adult Fiction (hardback or trade paperback) Volume hold Checked out 2019-08-27
Smithers Public Library F GIB (Text) 35101000021613 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780385660174 :
  • ISBN: 9780385660181 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0385660170 :
  • ISBN: 0385660189 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 415 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: [Toronto] : Doubleday Canada, c2005.

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In the racially charged world of Thatcher's London, Lilly, a young white, Muslim nurse, struggles in a state of invisible exile. As Ethiopian refugees gradually begin to fill the flats of the housing estate where she lives, she begins to share her longing for a home in that distant land and her heartbreaking search for her missing lover, Aziz.
Subject: Ethiopia. Sovereign (1930-1974 : Haile Selassie I) > Fiction.
Nurses > Fiction.
Women refugees > Fiction.
Separation (Psychology) > Fiction.
London (England) > Fiction.
Hrer (Ethiopia) > Fiction.
Genre: Bildungsromans.
Canadian fiction.

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