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Synopsis:

A novella and stories linked by characters, by locations, and by interwoven substories, "The Question of Bruno" is set in Chicago and Sarajevo and is a book about the trauma of war and how an exile makes a new life in a new land.

About the Author

Aleksandar Hemon was born in Sarajevo in 1964. He moved to Chicago in 1992 with only a basic command of English. He began writing in English in 1995. His fiction has appeared in The New Yorker, Granta, and Best American Short Stories 1999, among other publications, and will appear in the forthcoming Best American Short Stories 2000. He continues to live in Chicago with his wife, Lisa Stodder, a Chicago native.

Table of Contents

The life and work of Alphonse Kauders — The Sorge spy ring — The accordion — Exchange of pleasant words — A coin — Blind Josef Pronek & dead souls — Imitation of life.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780385499231
Author:
Hemon, Aleksandar
Publisher:
Nan A. Talese/Doubleday
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Short Stories (single author)
Subject:
Short stories
Subject:
Chicago
Subject:
Chicago (Ill.)
Subject:
Illinois
Subject:
Sarajevo (Bosnia and Hercegovina)
Subject:
Bosnian Americans.
Subject:
Sarajevo
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
v. 1-2
Publication Date:
c2000
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
230 p.
Dimensions:
8.48x5.89x2.61 in. .83 lbs.

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