- Published: New York : Viking, 2006.
- Year Published: 2006
- Description: 258 p. ; 22 cm.
- Language: English
- Format: Book
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Call number: Fiction
Available Copies: Pittsfield Adult, Traverwood Adult
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This is a first novel written with exceptional style and grace. The charactors are fully realized, with rich inner life and outer also. Wonderful decriptions of mid-eastern rugs, from their beginnings-built by hand to the floors that they occupy in New York. We find out about the people who make these rugs. We have a better understanding of the designs and colors. The city of New York is an important charactor in the book. I highly recommend this wonderful book.
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