The Resource Walking on the ceiling, Aysegül Savas

Walking on the ceiling, Aysegül Savas

Label
Walking on the ceiling
Title
Walking on the ceiling
Statement of responsibility
Aysegül Savas
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"After her mother's death, Nunu moves from Istanbul to a small apartment in Paris. One day outside of a bookstore, she meets M., an older British writer whose novels about Istanbul Nunu has always admired. They find themselves walking the streets of Paris and talking late into the night. What follows is an unusual friendship of eccentric correspondence and long walks around the city. M. is working on a new novel set in Turkey and Nunu tells him about her family, hoping to impress and inspire him. She recounts the idyllic landscapes of her past, mythical family meals, and her elaborate childhood games. As she does so, she also begins to confront her mother's silence and anger, her father's death, and the growing unrest in Istanbul. Their intimacy deepens, so does Nunu's fear of revealing too much to M. and of giving too much of herself and her Istanbul away. Most of all, she fears that she will have to face her own guilt about her mother and the narratives she's told to protect herself from her memories"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Savas, Aysegül
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9165.9.S28
LC item number
W35 2019
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Authors
  • Authors
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Istanbul (Turkey)
  • Paris (France)
  • France
  • Turkey
Label
Walking on the ceiling, Aysegül Savas
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780525542759
Lccn
2018019889
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1035782326
  • (OCoLC)on1035782326
  • 1812399
Label
Walking on the ceiling, Aysegül Savas
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780525542759
Lccn
2018019889
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1035782326
  • (OCoLC)on1035782326
  • 1812399

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