The Museum of Innocence
Paperback $19.99 - FABER
Fiction - Published: 11/Jan/2010 - ISBN: 9780571237029
Orhan Pamuk's gripping tale of forbidden love - now in paperback. The Museum of Innocence - set in Istanbul between 1975 and today - tells the story of Kemal, the son of one of Istanbul's richest families, and of his obsessive love for a poor and distant relation, the beautiful Fusun, who is a shop-girl in a small boutique.
The novel depicts a panoramic view of life in Istanbul as it chronicles this long, obsessive, love affair between Kemal and Fusun; and Pamuk beautifully captures the identity crisis experienced by Istanbul's upper classes who find themselves caught between traditional and westernised ways of being.
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