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The house of rust : a novel

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Summary: "When Aisha's fisherman father goes missing, she takes to the sea on a skeleton boat to rescue him. Guided by a talking scholar's cat, who sparks her interest in the mysterious House of Rust, she encounters three monsters hidden beneath the waves. All Aisha wants is for things to return to normal. But a showdown with the father of all sharks looms, and at home, things only grow stranger"--Page 4 of cover.

Item details

  • ISBN: 1644450682
  • ISBN: 9781644450680
  • Physical Description: print
    258 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First Graywolf printing
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Graywolf Press, [2021]

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General Note: Winner of the inaugural Graywolf Press Africa Prize, 2018.
Awards Note:
Winner of the inaugural Graywolf Press Africa Prize, 2018.
Subject: Fathers and daughters Fiction
Missing persons Fiction
Imaginary wars and battles Fiction
Cats Fiction
Monsters Fiction
Mombasa (Kenya) Fiction
Kenya Fiction
Genre: Fantasy fiction.
Bildungsromans.
Magic realist fiction.
Novels.

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