Книга: Bassett Jennifer «The Meaning of Gifts. Stories from Turkey»

The Meaning of Gifts. Stories from Turkey

Серия: "Oxford Bookworms Library"

I'm afraid to look in the storeroom. All our food for the winter - where is it now? Inside those hungry guests! They never stop eating! And they never say thank you! And those children - my God, they eat more than their parents! Izzet Efendi and his family are afraid that their guests are never going to go home, but what can they do? Bookworms World Stories collect stories from around the world. This volume has stories by Turkish writers Huseyin Rahmi Gurpinar, Ayse Kilimci, Sait Faik, and Yalvac Ural.

Издательство: "Oxford University Press" (2008)

ISBN: 978-0-19-478927-1

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