The Locust And The Bird

Lebanese novelist Hanan al-Shaykh's memoir of the life of her mother.

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Hanan reflects on the uneasy relationship with her mother.

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Lebanese novelist Hanan al-Shaykh's memoir of the life of her mother.

Hanan reflects on an uneasy relationship with her mother and the decision to set down her life story.

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Kamila falls in love, but her family have other plans and events take a disturbing turn.

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Kamila falls in love, but her family have other plans for her and events take a disturbing turn.

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Following her forced marriage, Kamila secretly resumes her affair with Muhammad.

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Following her forced marriage, Kamila risks everything when she secretly resumes the affair with her beloved Muhammad.

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Kamila is forced to choose between her love for Muhammad and her daughters.

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Kamila is forced to choose between her love for Muhammad and her daughters.

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Kamila is haunted by her decision to abandon her young daughters.

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Kamila is haunted by her decision to abandon her young daughters, and she seeks a reconciliation with Hanan.