By Tahar Ben Jelloun
Award-winning, the world over bestselling writer Tahar Ben Jelloun's new novel is the tale of an immigrant named Mohammed who has spent 40 years in France and is set to retire. Taking inventory of his existence- his devotion to Islam and to his assimilated children-he makes a decision to come back to Morocco, the place he spends his life's rate reductions development the largest residence within the village and waits for his young children and grandchildren to return be with him. A heartbreaking novel approximately mom and dad and youngsters, A Palace within the outdated Village captures the occasionally stark contrasts among outdated- and new-world values, and an immigrant's abiding pursuit of home.
(Book used to be initially released in French by means of Gallimard, 2009. )
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