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The Black Book


by Orhan Pamuk

Turns the detective novel on its head.’ – Independent on Sunday
‘Pamuk’s masterpiece’ –  Times Literary Supplement

The Black Book

Galip’s wife has disappeared. Could she have left him for Celal, a popular newspaper columnist? But Celal, too, seems to have vanished. As Galip investigates, he gradually assumes the enviable Celal’s identity, wearing his clothes, answering his phone calls, even writing his columns. But despite pursuing every clue the nature of the mystery keeps changing, and Galip never feels himself to be any closer to finding his beloved Ruya. When he receives a death threat, he begins to fear the worst.

About the Author

Orhan Pamuk is the author of many celebrated books of fiction, nonfiction, and photography. In 2003 he won the IMPAC prize for My Name is Red, and in 2006 he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.

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Weight 0.6 kg
Dimensions 12.8 × 4.0 × 19.7 cm

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