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Author Ackerman, Elliot, author.

Title Red dress in black and white / Elliot Ackerman.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2020.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Fiction-NEW  F ACKERMAN    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Fiction-NEW  F ACKERMAN    AVAILABLE
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Description 272 pages ; 25 cm
Summary "From the widely acclaimed author of Waiting for Eden: a stirring, timely new novel which unfolds over the course of a single day in Istanbul: the story of an American woman attempting to leave behind her life in Turkey--to leave without her husband. Catherine has been married for many years to Murat, an influential Turkish real estate developer, and they have a young son together, William. But when she decides to leave her marriage and return home to the U.S. with William and her photographer lover, Murat determines to take a stand. He enlists the help of an American diplomat to prevent his wife and child from leaving the country--but, by inviting this scrutiny into their private lives, Murat becomes only further enmeshed in a web of deception and corruption. As the hidden architecture of these relationships is gradually exposed, we learn the true nature of a cast of struggling artists, wealthy businessmen, expats and spies, a child pulled in different directions by his parents, and, ultimately, a society in crisis. Riveting and unforgettably perceptive, Red Dress in Black and White is a novel of personal and political intrigue that casts light into the shadowy corners of a nation on the brink"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Married people -- Fiction.
Divorce -- Fiction.
Custody of children -- Fiction.
Genre Domestic fiction.
ISBN 9780525521815 (hardcover)
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