Hope & Other Dangerous Pursuits

Hope & Other Dangerous Pursuits

eBook - 2005
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Set in modern-day Morocco, the story of four vastly different Moroccans who illegally cross the Strait of Gibraltar in an inflatable boat headed for Spain chronicles the circumstances that drive them to risk their lives and the rewards that may or may not prove to be worth the danger.
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, [2005], ©2005
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781565127517
Branch Call Number: FICTION Lal
Description: 1 online resource (195 pages)
Additional Contributors: Freading (Firm)


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May 20, 2017

This novel tells the story of four migrants, from Morocco to Spain by boat, before and after their trip. Two stay in Spain, two are deported back, all are changed by the experience. Although this is a first book and it is a little black and white, Lalami can tell a story.


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