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The Question of Bruno 3 editions

Cover of: The Question of Bruno by Aleksandar Hemon
About the Book

From inside front cover: A novella and stories that are linked by characters, by locations, by interwoven substories, and by a literary voice ... Set in Chicago and Sarajevo, it is a book about the trauma of war, about how an exile makes a new life in a new land.

Some of the stories in the book have appeared, in different form, in the following publications: "Islands" in Ploughsares and Best American Short Stories, 1999; "The Life and Work of Aphonse Kauders" in TriQuarterly and, in Serbo-Croatian, in Best Yugoslav Short Stories 1990; "The Sorge Spy Ring." in TriQuarterly; "Exchange of Pleasant Words" in Granta; "A Coin" in Chicago Review; and extracts from "Blind Jozef Pronek & Dead Souls" in The New Yorker and The Baffler.

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We got up at dawn, ignored the yolky sun, loaded our navy-blue Austin with suitcases and then drove straight to the coast, stopping only on the verge of Sarajevo, so I could pee.
Page 3, added by Alex Voytek. "First sentence"

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3 editions First published in 2000

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Cover of: The question of Bruno
2000, Nan A. Talese
The question of Bruno
Hardcover in English - First edition
Cover of: Kong bu fen zi =
2001, Yuan shen chu ban she
Kong bu fen zi =
in Chinese - 880-02 Chu ban.
Cover of: The Question of Bruno
July 10, 2001, Vintage
The Question of Bruno
in English

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November 15, 2013 Edited by Alex Voytek Edited without comment.
November 15, 2013 Edited by Alex Voytek Edited without comment.
November 4, 2011 Edited by EdwardBot remove 'in fiction' subjects
April 28, 2010 Edited by Open Library Bot Linked existing covers to the work.
December 8, 2009 Created by ImportBot add works page