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The Resource Girls of Riyadh : [a novel], Rajaa Alsanea ; translated by Rajaa Alsanea and Marilyn Booth

Girls of Riyadh : [a novel], Rajaa Alsanea ; translated by Rajaa Alsanea and Marilyn Booth

Label
Girls of Riyadh : [a novel]
Title
Girls of Riyadh
Title remainder
[a novel]
Statement of responsibility
Rajaa Alsanea ; translated by Rajaa Alsanea and Marilyn Booth
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • eng
Summary
The tale of four young women university students from Riyadh follows their struggles to navigate the precarious paths between desire, fulfillment, and Islamic tradition while witnessing how the Arab world is being changed by new economic and political realities
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ṣāniʻ, Rajāʼ ʻAbd Allāh
Dewey number
892.7/36
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from Arabic in 2007
LC call number
PJ7962.A55
LC item number
B3613 2008
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Booth, Marilyn
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • Women
  • Muslim women
  • Rich people
  • Sex role
  • Female friendship
  • Conflict of generations
  • Riyadh (Saudi Arabia)
  • Conflict of generations
  • Female friendship
  • Muslim women
  • Rich people
  • Sex role
  • Women
  • Young women
  • Islamic countries
  • Saudi Arabia
Label
Girls of Riyadh : [a novel], Rajaa Alsanea ; translated by Rajaa Alsanea and Marilyn Booth
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Subtitle from cover
  • "Penguin readers guide available online at www.penguin.com or www.vpbookclub.com"--Page 4 of cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn183266801
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 286 pages
Isbn
9780143113478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Girls of Riyadh : [a novel], Rajaa Alsanea ; translated by Rajaa Alsanea and Marilyn Booth
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Subtitle from cover
  • "Penguin readers guide available online at www.penguin.com or www.vpbookclub.com"--Page 4 of cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn183266801
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 286 pages
Isbn
9780143113478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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