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Feeling adrift after ending a relationship, Julius, a young Nigerian doctor living in New York, takes long walks through the city while listening to the stories of fellow immigrants until a shattering truth is revealed. A first novel. 25,000 first printing.

About the Author

Teju Cole was raised in Nigeria and came to the United States in 1992. He is a writer, photographer, and professional historian of early Netherlandish art. Open City is his first novel. He lives in New York City.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780679604495
Subtitle:
A Novel
Publisher:
Random House
Author:
Cole, Teju
Subject:
Fiction : Literary
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Identity (psychology)
Subject:
Race
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Literature-Debut Fiction
Subject:
NEWARRIVAL-DEBUT FICT
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20110208
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
272

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Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z
Fiction and Poetry » Literature » Cultural Heritage
Fiction and Poetry » Literature » Urban Life

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