Swimming Toward the Light by Angela Tehaan Leone
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Swimming Toward the Light
By Angela Tehaan Leone

Swimming Toward the Light

A Novel

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Format: Hardback

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Swimming Toward the Light by Angela Tehaan Leone

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"Swimming Toward the Light" depicts a Lebanese immigrant family in Washington, D.C., in the 1950s and gives us entree into a male-dominated, independence-stifling culture where female roles were rigidly prescribed. While the three older children liberated themselves by leaving home, the two youngest daughters, Lottie and Irene, were left to endure their parents' repressions and their Mama's despotic regime. With unflinching candor, the narrative moves toward an unexpected and devastating conclusion.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780815608578
ISBN-10: 0815608578
Format: Hardback
(229mm x 152mm x 22mm)
Pages: 200
Imprint: Syracuse University Press
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
Publish Date: 15-Feb-2007
Country of Publication: United States


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Author Biography - Angela Tehaan Leone

Angela Tehaan Leone is a prize-winning fiction writer, poet, and teacher of English and dramatic arts. She is an active member of Radius of Arab American Writers (RAWI). She lives in McLean, Va.

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