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Book

2012
There is but one truly serious philosophical problem, and that is suicide. In Rawi Hage's unforgettable novel, winner of the 2008 IMPAC Prize, this famous quote by Camus becomes a touchstone for two young men caught in L...
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Book

2018
"The Beirut Hellfire Society is a short and brilliant return to the world Rawi Hage first imagined in his extraordinary, award-winning first novel De Niro's Game, winner of the Dublin IMPAC Award, an international bestse...
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EAudiobook

2018
FINALIST FOR THE SCOTIABANK GILLER PRIZESHORTLISTED FOR THE ROGERS WRITERS' TRUST FICTION PRIZESHORTLISTED FOR THE GOVERNOR GENERAL'S LITERARY AWARD FOR FICTIONAn explosive new novel from the award-winning, bestselling a...
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Book

2016
Alone with their authoritarian father on a vast estate where time has stopped, two siblings speak a language and inhabit a surreal universe of their own making, shaped by their reading of philosophy and tales of chivalry...
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Book

2008
De Niro' Game plunges readers into the timely story of two young men caught in Lebanon' civil war. Bassam and George, best friends in childhood, have grown to adulthood in war-torn Beirut. Now they must choose their futu...
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Sound Recording

2013
In the Carnival city, Fly is a taxi driver who roams the streets, looking for the raised hands of passengers among life's perpetual flux. From his taxi we see the world in all its carnivalesque beauty and ugliness, meeti...
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EBook

2018
LONGLISTED FOR THE SCOTIABANK GILLER PRIZE: An explosive new novel from the award-winning, bestselling author of De Niro's Game and Cockroach, and only the second Canadian (after Alistair Macleod) to win the prestigious...
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DAISY Sound Recording

2009
Montreal. A self-described thief has just tried but failed to commit suicide. Obliged to attend sessions with a well-intentioned but naïve therapist, the narrator describes his violent childhood in a war-torn country, a...
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Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2011
La dérive montréalaise d'un immigrant iranien qui, au coeur de l'hiver, tente de se pendre à un arbre et doit entreprendre une thérapie au cours de laquelle se révèle peu à peu son passé d'homme solitaire...
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Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2008
Bassam and George, best friends, have been hardened by growing up during the Lebanese Civil War, and Bassam survives by dreaming of escaping to Rome. To be able to leave, Bassam gets George to skim money from the arcade...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2008
Bassam and George, best friends, have been hardened by growing up during the Lebanese Civil War, and Bassam survives by dreaming of escaping to Rome. To be able to leave, Bassam gets George to skim money from the arcade...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2014
Bassam and George are best friends in war-torn Beirut, collecting shell casings to trade for cigarettes. When George becomes a high-ranking military official, Bassam dreams of carefree days and full stomachs. But after a...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2013
In the Carnival city, Fly is a taxi driver who roams the streets, looking for the raised hands of passengers among life's perpetual flux. From his taxi we see the world in all its carnivalesque beauty and ugliness, meeti...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2008
Bassam and George, best friends, have been hardened by growing up during the Lebanese Civil War, and Bassam survives by dreaming of escaping to Rome. To be able to leave, Bassam gets George to skim money from the arcade...
Book jacket

EBook

2008
Cockroach is as urgent, unsettling, and brilliant as Rawi Hage's bestselling and critically acclaimed first book, De Niro's Game. The novel takes place during one month of a bitterly cold winter in Montreal's restless im...
Book jacket

Electronic Resource

2008
There is but one truly serious philosophical problem, and that is suicide. In Rawi Hage's unforgettable novel, winner of the 2008 IMPAC Prize, this famous quote by Camus becomes a touchstone for two young men caught in L...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2013
In the Carnival city, Fly is a taxi driver who roams the streets, looking for the raised hands of passengers among life's perpetual flux. From his taxi we see the world in all its carnivalesque beauty and ugliness, meeti...