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Laila Lalami - Author


Laila Lalami is the author of two other novels, Hope and Other Dangerous Pursuits and Secret Son, longlisted for the Orange Prize. Her essays and opinion pieces have appeared in The Guardian and The New York Times, among other publications. She is the recipient of a British Council Fellowship, and is currently an associate professor of creative writing at the University of California at Riverside.

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The Moor's Account by Laila Lalami
The Moor's Account
Laila Lalami
Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2015. The Moor's Account illuminates the ways in which stories can transmigrate into history, and how storytelling can offer a chance for redemption, reinvention and survival.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/08/2015

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