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The Moor's Account

The Moor's Account( )
Author: Lalami, Laila
ISBN:978-0-307-91166-7
Publication Date:Sep 2014
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Pantheon
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $26.95
Book Description:

A New York Times Notable Book A Wall Street Journal Top 10 Book of the Year An NPR Great Read of 2014 A Kirkus Best Fiction Book of the Year In this stunning work of historical fiction, Laila Lalami brings us the imagined memoirs of the first black explorer of America--a Moroccan slave whose testimony was left out of the official record.   In 1527, the conquistador Pánfilo de Narváez sailed from the port of Sanlúcar...
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Book Details
Pages:336
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Historical / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.6 x 9.54 x 1.2 Inches
Book Weight:1.35 Pounds
Author Biography
Lalami, Laila (Author)
Laila Lalami was born and raised in Morocco. She is the author of the short story collection Hope and Other Dangerous Pursuits and the novels Secret Son and The Moor's Account. Her essays and opinion pieces have appeared in several publications including the Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post, The Nation, The Guardian, and The New York Times. She is an associate professor of creative writing at the University of California at Riverside.

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