The Submission: A Novel

The Submission: A Novel

Amy Waldman


A New York occasions booklet Review impressive publication of the Year
An Entertainment Weekly most sensible Novel of the yr
An NPR best Ten Novel of the Year
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Esquire Book of the Year
A jury chooses a memorial for the sufferers of a devastating terrorist assault on new york, in simple terms to benefit that the nameless fashion designer is an American Muslim -- an enigmatic architect named Mohammad Khan. His choice reverberates throughout a divided, traumatized nation and, extra in detail, via person lives. Claire Burwell, the only widow at the jury, turns into Khan's fiercest defender. but if the inside track of his choice turns into public, she comes stressed from outraged family and into collision with hungry reporters, opportunistic politicians, or even Khan himself. a narrative of clashing convictions and feelings, and a crafty satire of political beliefs, The Submission is a resonant novel for our times.

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