Shadows and Stones

It is the story of Avdo, a tombstone craftsman, whose life tells the social history of modern Turkey. His life journey gets involved with many other lives that reflects different cultural backgrounds including Christians, Sunni Muslims, Alawites, Turks, Kurds, Armenians. Avdo’s story starts in the city of Mardin as an orphan. He is being protected by an Assyrian man who teaches him the art of sculpting tombstones. He travels from city to city and comes across Elif, the only love of his life, in a small Anatolian village. Avdo’s dreams get shattered there when he has to kill two village men.

Publishing Year 2023
Cover Type Hard Cover
Age Group Adults
Publishing House Rewayat
Translator Safwan Al Shalabi
Regular Price 80.00 AED Special Price 64.00 AED
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