Prejudice Complicates The Course Of Love In 'A Very Large Expanse Of Sea'

A Very Large Expanse of Sea, by Tahereh Mafi

Tahereh Mafi’s new novel follows a young Muslim teenager in the years just after 9/11, and what happens when a popular boy in her class falls for her — will she choose love, or self-preservation?

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