“I didn’t fall into the world on some politically significantly day or night’ says Fatima, but her efforts to be a normal teenager clash with the drive to register everyone so that her family no longer belong to the familiar nationality of ‘Bosnian’, but are ‘Muslim’: ‘We lived in the period of Bosnian history when even the way of being a child or the manner of falling in love was political in some way." (back cover)
Sunday, 13 March 2011
Thinner Than A Hair
A book that makes you feel so much that you can’t stop reading although it almost makes you sick is probably a very good book. Thinner Than A Hair by Adnan Mahmutovic is one of those books, read it if you can get a hold of it.