The Reluctant Fundamentalist

By | November 20, 2017
The Reluctant Fundamentalist Author Mohsin Hamid
ISBN-10 0156034026
ISBN-13 9780156034029
Year 2008-04-14
Pages 191
Language English
Publisher Harvest Books
Download Link Click Here

Now a major motion pictureShort listed for the Man Booker PrizeNew York Times bestsellerExtreme times call for extreme reactions extreme writing Hamid has done something extraordinary with this novel Washington PostOne of those achingly assured novels that makes you happy to be a reader Junot Diaz At a caf table in Lahore a bearded Pakistani man converses with an uneasy American stranger As dusk deepens to night he begins the tale that has brought them to this fateful encounter Changez is living an immigrants dream of America At the top of his class at Princeton he is snapped up by an elite valuation firm He thrives on the energy of New York and his budding romance with elegant beautiful Erica promises entry into Manhattan society at the same exalted level once occupied by his own family back in Lahore But in the wake of September 11 Changez finds his position in his adopted city suddenly overturned and his relationship with Erica shifting And Changezs own identity is in seismic shift as well unearthing allegiances more fundamental than money power and maybe even love Brief charming and quietly furious a resounding success Village Voice A Washington Post and San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of the Year A New York Times Notable Book

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *