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Author Statovci, Pajtim, author.

Title MY CAT YUGOSLAVIA / Pajtim Statovci ; translated from the Finnish by David Hackston.

Edition Center Point Large Print edition.
Publication Info. Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2017.
©2014
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 Nichols Adult Large Type Fiction  F STATOVCI    AVAILABLE
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Description 351 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Physical Medium large print rda
Summary In 1980s Yugoslavia, a young Muslim girl is married off to a man she hardly knows, and what was meant to be a happy match quickly goes wrong. Shortly thereafter, the country is torn apart by war and she and her family flee to Finland, where her son Bekim grows up to become a social outcast -- not just an immigrant in a country suspicious of foreigners but also a gay man in an unaccepting society. Aside from casual hookups, his only companion is a boa constrictor that, improbably, he lets roam around his apartment.
Subject Gay men -- Fiction.
Emigration and immigration -- Fiction.
Yugoslavia -- History -- 1980-1992 -- Fiction.
Genre Large type books.
Added Author Hackston, David, translator.
ISBN 9781683244691
1683244699
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