The Forty Rules of Love

The Forty Rules of Love In This Lyrical, Exuberant Follow Up To Her 2007 Novel, The Bastard Of Istanbul, Acclaimed Turkish Author Elif Shafak Unfolds Two Tantalizing Parallel Narratives One Contemporary And The Other Set In The Thirteenth Century, When Rumi Encountered His Spiritual Mentor, The Whirling Dervish Known As Shams Of Tabriz That Together Incarnate The Poet S Timeless Message Of Love Ella Rubenstein Is Forty Years Old And Unhappily Married When She Takes A Job As A Reader For A Literary Agent Her First Assignment Is To Read And Report On Sweet Blasphemy, A Novel Written By A Man Named Aziz Zahara Ella Is Mesmerized By His Tale Of Shams S Search For Rumi And The Dervish S Role In Transforming The Successful But Unhappy Cleric Into A Committed Mystic, Passionate Poet, And Advocate Of Love She Is Also Taken With Shams S Lessons, Or Rules, That Offer Insight Into An Ancient Philosophy Based On The Unity Of All People And Religions, And The Presence Of Love In Each And Every One Of Us As She Reads On, She Realizes That Rumi S Story Mir Rors Her Own And That Zahara Like Shams Has Come To Set Her Free. . 1 2 3 4. 5 ..6 7 8 9 10 ____________________________ . 5 1 2 3 4 5 5 1 2 3 4 5 25 14 , 7 , 5 , , 6 , 5 5 5 , 5 , 5 2 2 3 1 2 2, , , , , , , , ,, 2009,, . _ _ 1,, 2 ,,, ,3, ,, , , 4 ,, ,,5 , ,, 6,, ,, , 7 , ,, , 8 , , , 9 , , , , .10,, 11 , , ,, .12 , 13 , ,, 14 , 15 , 16 , , , , 17 ,,, 18 ,,,19 ,, ,,20 ,, 21 ,,,, , 22 , , ,,, , 23 , , ,, 24 ,, ,, , 25,,, , , 26 ,, , ,
. 500 8 8 %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% I heard the author of this book, Elif Shafak, interviewed on NPR on my way to work and had to rush out and buy the book in hardback, no less based on her interview It s rare to hear someone on the radio and think, That is an amazingly interesting person I would love her writing Kudos to Books Inc in Alameda one of the few independent bookstores around I walked in and said I was looking for a book by a Turkish author and there was something about love in the title and they found it I heard the author of this book, Elif Shafak, interviewed on NPR on my way to work and had to rush out and buy the book in hardback, no less based on her interview It s rare to hear someone on the radio and think, That is an amazingly interesting person I would love her writing Kudos to Books Inc in Alameda one of the few independent bookstores around I walked in and said I was looking for a book by a Turkish author and there was something about love in the title and they found it The Forty Rules of Love follows the parallel life paths of Rumi and Shams of Tabriz in the 13th century a

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  • Hardcover
  • 354 pages
  • The Forty Rules of Love
  • Elif Shafak
  • English
  • 13 February 2019
  • 0670021458