The Moor's Account

⇖ The The Moor's Account ⦎ Kindle Author Laila Lalami ⧷ ⇖ The The Moor's Account ⦎ Kindle Author Laila Lalami ⧷ PULITZER PRIZE FINALIST NOMINATED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE WINNER OF THE AMERICAN BOOK AWARD A New York Times Notable BookA Wall Street Journal Top 10 Book of the YearAn NPR Great Read of 2014A Kirkus Best Fiction Book of the Year In these pages, Laila Lalami brings us the imagined memoirs of the first black explorer of America Mustafa al Zamori, called Estebanico The slave of a Spanish conquistador, Estebanico sails for the Americas with his master, Dorantes, as part of a danger laden expedition to Florida Within a year, Estebanico is one of only four crew members to survive As he journeys across America with his Spanish companions, the Old World roles of slave and master fall away, and Estebanico remakes himself as an equal, a healer, and a remarkable storyteller His tale illuminates the ways in which our narratives can transmigrate into historyand how storytelling can offer a chance at redemption and survival. Leila name Wikipedia Leila Arabic Persian is a feminine given in the and languages word for night laylah The Nation Take Action Protect Right to Vote Your Community You can also stop Trump administration from bullying immigrants using crucial public programs make The Moor's Account

    • Hardcover
    • 0804170622
    • The Moor's Account
    • Laila Lalami
    • English
    • 24 January 2016
    • 336 pages

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