The White King

The White King

Book - 2007
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Insisting that he always remain home on Sundays, the day two State Security officers came to take his father away, eleven-year-old Djata believes it will be a Sunday when his father is finally sent home again, struggling to fill his father's shoes while enjoying the normal activities of boyhood, in a child's-eye view of life in a totalitarian state. A first novel.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c2007
Description: [vi], 263 p. ; 22 cm
ISBN: 9780618945177
Branch Call Number: Drag
Additional Contributors: Olchváry, Paul.


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quagga Nov 24, 2016

A child's view of totalitarian Romania in interconnected short stories. Heartbreaker.

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