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Salt Houses

by Hala Alyan

Hardcover, 312 pages, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, List Price: $26 |


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Foreseeing blessings and troubles in the lives of her daughter and grandchildren, Salma endures hardships stemming from the Six-Day War of 1967 in Palestine before rebuilding in Kuwait, before the family is scattered by Saddam Hussein's regime.

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