Larbi Layachi A Life Full of Holes (P.S.)

ISBN 13: 9780061565298

A Life Full of Holes (P.S.)

3.87 avg rating
( 147 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780061565298: A Life Full of Holes (P.S.)

One of the most unusual literary innovations ever produced, A Life Full of Holes is the result of a singular collaboration between two remarkable individuals: Driss ben Hamed Charhadi, an illiterate North African servant and street vendor, and legendary American novelist and essayist Paul Bowles. The powerful story of a shepherd and petty trafficker struggling to maintain hope as he wrestles with the grim realities of daily life, it is the first novel ever written in the Arabic dialect Moghrebi, faithfully recorded and translated into English by Bowles. Straightforward yet rich in complex emotions, it is a fascinating inside look at an unfamiliar culture--harsh and startling, yet interwoven with a poignant, poetic beauty.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Product Description:

Charhadi's young narrator is a loner, always in dire poverty, and at turns a shepherd, a baker's helper, a petty trafficker in kif, he is continually used, abused and cheated. Yet his optimism and faith in humanity is nver dimmed despite betrayals, beatings and imprisonment.

Product Description:

One of the most unusual literary innovations ever produced, A Life Full of Holes is the result of....

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Layachi, Larbi
Published by Harper Perennial 2008-12-16 (2008)
ISBN 10: 0061565296 ISBN 13: 9780061565298
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ebooksweb COM LLC
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Perennial 2008-12-16, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 0061565296. Bookseller Inventory # Z0061565296ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Layachi, Larbi
Published by Harper Perennial
ISBN 10: 0061565296 ISBN 13: 9780061565298
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Qwestbooks COM LLC
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Perennial. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0061565296. Bookseller Inventory # Z0061565296ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.01
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Layachi, Larbi
ISBN 10: 0061565296 ISBN 13: 9780061565298
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Big River Books
(Powder Springs, GA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. Brand New! We ship daily Monday - Friday!. Bookseller Inventory # 1EYDQW002THX

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
3.47
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.73
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Larbi Layachi
Published by HARPER PERENNIAL, United States (2008)
ISBN 10: 0061565296 ISBN 13: 9780061565298
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HARPER PERENNIAL, United States, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 202 x 134 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. One of the most unusual literary innovations ever produced, A Life Full of Holes is the result of a singular collaboration between two remarkable individuals: Driss ben Hamed Charhadi, an illiterate North African servant and street vendor, and legendary American novelist and essayist Paul Bowles. The powerful story of a shepherd and petty trafficker struggling to maintain hope as he wrestles with the grim realities of daily life, it is the first novel ever written in the Arabic dialect Moghrebi, faithfully recorded and translated into English by Bowles. Straightforward yet rich in complex emotions, it is a fascinating inside look at an unfamiliar culture--harsh and startling, yet interwoven with a poignant, poetic beauty. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780061565298

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
9.43
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Larbi Layachi
Published by HARPER PERENNIAL, United States (2008)
ISBN 10: 0061565296 ISBN 13: 9780061565298
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HARPER PERENNIAL, United States, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 202 x 134 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. One of the most unusual literary innovations ever produced, A Life Full of Holes is the result of a singular collaboration between two remarkable individuals: Driss ben Hamed Charhadi, an illiterate North African servant and street vendor, and legendary American novelist and essayist Paul Bowles. The powerful story of a shepherd and petty trafficker struggling to maintain hope as he wrestles with the grim realities of daily life, it is the first novel ever written in the Arabic dialect Moghrebi, faithfully recorded and translated into English by Bowles. Straightforward yet rich in complex emotions, it is a fascinating inside look at an unfamiliar culture--harsh and startling, yet interwoven with a poignant, poetic beauty. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780061565298

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
9.85
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Layachi, Larbi
ISBN 10: 0061565296 ISBN 13: 9780061565298
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2008. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # KS-9780061565298

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.84
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.12
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Layachi, Larbi
ISBN 10: 0061565296 ISBN 13: 9780061565298
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2008. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780061565298

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.86
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.12
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Layachi, Larbi
ISBN 10: 0061565296 ISBN 13: 9780061565298
New Paperback Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. This item is printed on demand. Item doesn't include CD/DVD. Bookseller Inventory # 1101282

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
7.09
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.12
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Layachi, Larbi
Published by Harper Perennial
ISBN 10: 0061565296 ISBN 13: 9780061565298
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Perennial. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0061565296 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Bookseller Inventory # SWATI2132261652

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
7.70
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.12
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Layachi, Larbi
Published by Harper Perennial (2008)
ISBN 10: 0061565296 ISBN 13: 9780061565298
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Perennial, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 0061565296

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.55
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.34
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book