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Author Kureishi, Hanif.

Title Something to tell you : a novel / Hanif Kureishi
Edition First Scribner hbk. edition
Published New York : Scribner, 2008


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  820.914 K9685 A6/S  AVAILABLE
Description 375 pages ; 24 cm
Summary "Jamal is middle-aged, though reluctant to admit it. He has an ex-wife, a son he adores, a thriving career as a psychoanalyst and vast reserves of unsatisfied desire. "Secrets are my currency," he says. "I deal in them for a living." And he has some of his own. He is haunted by Ajita, his first love, whom he hasn't seen in decades, and by an act of violence he has never confessed." "Hanif Kureishi has created an array of unforgettable characters - a hilarious and eccentric theater director, a covey of charming and defiant outcasts and an ebullient sister who thrives on the fringe. All wrestle with their own limits as human beings; all are plagued by the past until they find it within themselves to forgive."--BOOK JACKET
Subject Psychoanalysts -- Fiction.
Midlife crisis -- Fiction.
Guilt -- Fiction.
Muslims -- England -- London -- Fiction.
Liberals -- Fiction.
Nineteen seventies -- Fiction.
London (England) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Psychological fiction.
LC no. 2008013755
ISBN 9781416572107 alkaline paper
1416572104 alkaline paper