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Join us for "Paradise" by Abdulrazak Gurnah

Hosted by the Consul of the Birmingham Book & Film Lovers Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Mon 23 May 19:30 - 21:30

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Shortlisted for the Booker Prize in Protected content , this novel opens in East Africa before World War I and follows 12-year-old Yusuf, who has been handed over to a wealthy merchant as an indentured servant.

Throughout the book, Yusuf recounts his excursions across the continent along with the natural life, other tribes and threats they encounter.