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Product Description: El buda de esta novela es un respetable pakistani de clase y edad medias, casado con una inglesa, que un buen dia decide brindar a las amas de casa y a sus maridos de los suburbios la racion de trascendencia y extasis mistico a que todos creian tener derecho en los anos setenta...read more

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9788433920898 | Editorial Anagrama, February 15, 1994, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: El buda de esta novela es un respetable pakistani de clase y edad medias, casado con una inglesa, que un buen dia decide brindar a las amas de casa y a sus maridos de los suburbios la racion de trascendencia y extasis mistico a que todos creian tener derecho en los anos setenta.

Hardcover:

9788433928412 | Editorial Anagrama, October 30, 2015, cover price $14.95

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9788433979070, titled "La última palabra / The Last Word" | Editorial Anagrama, April 30, 2015, cover price $27.95

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Product Description: “Hanif Kureishi’s best novel since The Buddha of Suburbia” (The Independent, UK): a mischievous, wickedly funny, and intellectually deft story about a young biographer and the famous and reclusive novelist who is his subject.Mamoon Azam is an eminent Indian-born writer who has made a career in England—but now, in his early seventies, his reputation is fading, his book sales are nonexistent, and the expensive habits of his flamboyant second wife are bleeding him dry...read more

Hardcover:

9781476779201 | Scribner, March 10, 2015, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: “Hanif Kureishi’s best novel since The Buddha of Suburbia” (The Independent, UK): a mischievous, wickedly funny, and intellectually deft story about a young biographer and the famous and reclusive novelist who is his subject.

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Product Description: Described in a recent "New York Times Magazine "profile as a "postcolonial Philip Roth," Hanif Kureishi first captured the attention of audiences and critics in the 1980s with the award-winning novel "The Buddha of Suburbia "and the films "My Beautiful Laundrette "and "Sammy and Rosie Get Laid...read more

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9781416572121 | Scribner, March 9, 2010, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Described in a recent New York Times Magazine profile as a "postcolonial Philip Roth," Hanif Kureishi first captured the attention of audiences and critics in the 1980s with the award-winning novel The Buddha of Suburbia and the films My Beautiful Laundrette and Sammy and Rosie Get Laid.

Paperback:

9781416572138 | Scribner, February 16, 2013, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Described in a recent "New York Times Magazine "profile as a "postcolonial Philip Roth," Hanif Kureishi first captured the attention of audiences and critics in the 1980s with the award-winning novel "The Buddha of Suburbia "and the films "My Beautiful Laundrette "and "Sammy and Rosie Get Laid.

Miscellaneous:

9781416588191 | Scribner, March 9, 2010, cover price $10.99

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Product Description: After a bit you realize there's only one invaluable commodity. Not gold or love, but time How far are we willing to go to stay young? Hanif Kureishi - acclaimed author of The Buddha of Suburbia and Intimacy - explores the possibilities in this provocative story of an older man whose brain is surgically placed in a younger man's body by a network of underground doctors...read more

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9780743249058 | Reprint edition (Scribner, April 1, 2011), cover price $11.99 | About this edition: After a bit you realize there's only one invaluable commodity.

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9780571245666 | Gardners Books, February 28, 2008, cover price $26.25

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Stuck in a lackluster community college after a less-than-ideal high school career, music-loving Shadid Hasan strives to impress two incompatible camps in his conservative Muslim neighbors and radical lecturer Deedee Osgood

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9780684813424, titled "The Black Album" | Simon & Schuster, September 1, 1995, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Stuck in a lackluster community college after a less-than-ideal high school career, music-loving Shadid Hasan strives to impress two incompatible camps in his conservative Muslim neighbors and radical lecturer Deedee Osgood

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9788845246814, titled "The Black Album" | Gardners Books, December 1, 2006, cover price $22.45
9780571203925 | Faber & Faber Ltd, March 1, 2001, cover price $22.01 | About this edition: Set in London in 1989, the year of the fatwah and the fall of the Berlin Wall, this is a thriller with a background of raves, ecstasy, religious ferment and sexual passion.
9780684825403, titled "The Black Album" | Scribner, October 29, 1996, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Shahid, a young man at a second-rate London college, finds himself torn between his own future and the growing fervor of the Muslim community.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780140864144, titled "The Black Album" | Penguin/Highbridge, August 1, 1997, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Stuck in a lackluster community college after a less-than-ideal high school career, music-loving Shadid Hasan strives to impress two incompatible camps in his conservative Muslim neighbors and radical lecturer Deedee Osgood.

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When the brain of older man Adam is surgically placed within the body of a younger man, he takes an extended vacation from the real world and embarks on an odyssey of hedonism, an adventure that is compromised by his increasing feelings of guilt and sinister forces that urge him to return the body. 20,000 first printing.

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9780743249041 | Scribner, February 17, 2004, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: When the brain of older man Adam is surgically placed within the body of a younger man, he takes an extended vacation from the real world and embarks on an odyssey of hedonism, an adventure that is compromised by his increasing feelings of guilt and sinister forces that urge him to return the body.

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Product Description: The winner of the Whitbread Best First Novel 1990, this is the story of Karim Amir, an Englishman born and bred - almost, who lives with his English mother and Indian father in the South London suburbs. It is written by the author of My Beautiful Launderette and Sammy and Rosie Get Laid...read more

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9780670833429 | Viking Pr, April 1, 1990, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Karim's father becomes London's buddha of suburbia and draws his young son into an overwhelming world of punk rockers, eccentric theater people, extravagant parties, and, of course, lavish sex

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9780571200436, titled "Buddha of Suburbia" | Faber Paperbacks, June 1, 2000, cover price $22.01
9780140131680 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, April 1, 1991), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Karim Amir lives with his English mother and Indian father in the routine comfort of suburban London, enduring his teenage years with good humor, always on the lookout for adventure—and sexual possibilities.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780754083825 | Unabridged edition (Chivers Audio Books, August 1, 2003), cover price $84.95 | About this edition: The winner of the Whitbread Best First Novel 1990, this is the story of Karim Amir, an Englishman born and bred - almost, who lives with his English mother and Indian father in the South London suburbs.

Paperback:

9780743217132 | Reprint edition (Scribner, September 24, 2002), cover price $16.95

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Product Description: Together in one volume -- Hanif Kureishi's highly acclaimed and controversial novel, Intimacy, and, available for the first time, his latest collection of provocative short stories, Midnight All Day. Jay, the narrator of Intimacy, tells his story on the night he is preparing to leave his lover, Susan, and their two boys...read more

Miscellaneous:

9780743229647 | Scribner, March 2, 2002, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Together in one volume -- Hanif Kureishi's highly acclaimed and controversial novel, Intimacy, and, available for the first time, his latest collection of provocative short stories, Midnight All Day.

The son of a failed rock musician dreams of becoming an artist and escaping his stifling life, but his life will change radically when one of his dad's old bandmates shows up with advice on how to make up with his family.

Hardcover:

9780743217118 | 1 edition (Scribner, October 1, 2001), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: The son of a failed rock musician dreams of becoming an artist and escaping his stifling life, but his life will change radically when one of his dad's old bandmates shows up with advice on how to make up with his family.

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The novel 'Intimacy,' about one man's decision to leave his lover and their two children, is accompanied by a collection of original stories. (view table of contents)

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9780743217149 | Scribner, October 1, 2001, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The novel 'Intimacy,' about one man's decision to leave his lover and their two children, is accompanied by a collection of original stories.

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Product Description: Described by Stuart Hall as "one of the most riveting and important films produced by a black writer in recent years," My Beautiful Laundrette was a significant production for its director Stephen Frears and its writer Hanif Kureshi...read more

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9780571202546 | Faber & Faber, September 1, 2000, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Described by Stuart Hall as "one of the most riveting and important films produced by a black writer in recent years," My Beautiful Laundrette was a significant production for its director Stephen Frears and its writer Hanif Kureshi.

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Product Description: Set in a northern industrial town, this screenplay presents the dismay experienced by a Pakistani father when his son rejects the material possessions and values he has slaved all his life for and embraces a fundamentalist sect of Islam.

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9780571192342 | Faber & Faber, May 1, 1999, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Set in a northern industrial town, this screenplay presents the dismay experienced by a Pakistani father when his son rejects the material possessions and values he has slaved all his life for and embraces a fundamentalist sect of Islam.

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Product Description: In 1981 Hanif Kureishi was voted most promising playwright of the year by the London theater critics for his plays Borderline and Outskirts. Since then he has gone on to write acclaimed screenplays, including the script for My Beautiful Laundrette, which received an Academy Award nomination for best screenplay, and prize-winning works of fiction...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780571197743 | Faber & Faber, May 1, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In 1981 Hanif Kureishi was voted most promising playwright of the year by the London theater critics for his plays Borderline and Outskirts.

Paperback:

9780571197965 | Faber & Faber, May 1, 1999, cover price $13.00

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A collection of short stories includes the tale of a Pakistani girl's visit to London, which causes a revolution in her suburban home, and the dilemmas of once carefree men and women as they confront the complications of adult life in middle-class London (view table of contents)

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9780684848181 | Scribner, March 1, 1999, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: A collection of short stories includes the tale of a Pakistani girl's visit to London, which causes a revolution in her suburban home, and the dilemmas of once carefree men and women as they confront the complications of adult life in middle-class London

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A prize-winning novelist offers a searing and unflinchingly honest potrayal of a failing marriage as Jay, a successful Londoner, decides to leave his wife, abandoning the children he loves, because of the deterioration of their marriage's intimacy. 25,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780684852751 | Scribner, March 1, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Tells the story of Jay, a successful Londoner, who decides to leave his wife because of a failing marriage, abandoning the children he loves, and the deterioration of their marriage's intimacy

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A collection of short stories includes the tale of a Pakistani girl's visit to London, which causes a revolution in her suburban home, and the dilemmas of once carefree men and women as they confront the complications of adult life in middle-class London. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780684837949 | Scribner, November 1, 1997, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: A collection of short stories includes the tale of a Pakistani girl's visit to London, which causes a revolution in her suburban home, and the dilemmas of once carefree men and women as they confront the complications of adult life in middle-class London

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A combination dictionary and style guide offers over 58,000 dictionary entries accompanied by guidance on grammar, usage, and punctuation (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780028621555, titled "Webster''s New World Compact Desk Dictionary and Style Guide" | Not Applicable, January 1, 1998, cover price $12.95 | also contains Webster''s New World Compact Desk Dictionary and Style Guide | About this edition: A combination dictionary and style guide offers over 58,000 dictionary entries accompanied by guidance on grammar, usage, and punctuation

Paperback:

9780140168310 | Penguin USA, April 1, 1992, cover price $17.00

Provides the screenplay to a British motion picture that tells the story of a young interracial couple who face complications when Sammy's father, a Third World government official, flees to England with a suitcase full of money

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9780140112627 | Penguin USA, May 1, 1988, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Provides the screenplay to a British motion picture that tells the story of a young interracial couple who face complications when Sammy's father, a Third World government official, flees to England with a suitcase full of money

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