(From the publisher):
Two little girls are taken by their mother to Morocco on a ’60s pilgrimage of self-discovery. For Mum it is not just an escape from the grinding conventions of English life but a quest for personal fulfillment; her children, however, seek something more solid and stable amidst the shifting desert sands.
Original title: Hideous Kinky: A Novel
Genre: Fiction→ General Fiction→ Midlife Crises, Journeys Of Discovery
Fiction→ General Fiction→ Youth (rebellion, Angst, Coming Of Age)
- Dedication: "For my mother and my father"
- Shortlisted for the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize