A BBC 2 Between the Covers Book Club Pick – Booker Gems
THE NEW YORK TIMES AND SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER
SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2017
WINNER OF THE ASPEN WORDS LITERARY PRIZE
‘Astonishing’ Zadie Smith
An extraordinary story of love and hope from the bestselling author of The Reluctant Fundamentalist
All over the world, doors are appearing.
They lead to other cities, other countries, other lives.
And in a city gripped by war, Nadia and Saeed are newly in love.
Hardly more than strangers, desperate to survive, they open a door and step through.
But the doors only go one way.
Once you leave, there is no going back.
*Coming soon as a major Netflix film – produced by Michelle and Barack Obama and starring Riz Ahmed*
‘One of the year’s most significant literary works’ The New York Times
‘A masterpiece’ Michael Chabon
‘Addictively readable and brilliantly written. Fantastic’ Mail on Sunday