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You Exist Too Much

by Zaina Arafat

Hardcover, 263 pages, Catapult, List Price: $26 |


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Told in vignettes that occur in American and Middle East settings, a debut novel follows the experiences of a young Palestinian-American who is marginalized for her sexual orientation before the traumas of her past drive her toward self-destructive impulses.