Brick Lane

by Monica Ali | Literature & Fiction |
ISBN: 038560484x Global Overview for this book
Registered by keithpp of Farnborough, Hampshire United Kingdom on 12/29/2007
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Journal Entry 1 by keithpp from Farnborough, Hampshire United Kingdom on Saturday, December 29, 2007
The slums of Tower Hamlets, reactionary Islam versus Western modernity, as seen through the eyes of a Bangladeshi immigrant forced into an arranged marriage.

Brick Lane, the debut novel from Monica Ali, did not go down too well with Islamic extremists in the Bangladeshi community.

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