The Saint of Incipient Insanities
[a Novel]DAISY - 2005
Omer, a handsome Turkish party boy, Abed, a pious Moroccan, and Piyu, a food-loving Spaniard, share a house while studying in Massachusetts. Omer falls in love with the neurotic vegan lesbian Gail; Abed, a consummate worrier, cures his nightmares by watching slasher films; Piyu is awestruck by his girlfriend's cooking, but unaware of a related secret she harbours. Together, the three experience love, exile, and a lack of cultural identity as they forge ahead with their lives and relationships in a new land, confronting their greatest joys alongside their worst nightmares. Some strong language. 2004.
Publisher: Toronto : Canadian National Institute for the Blind, 2005.
Branch Call Number: TBDAISY FICTION SHA
Characteristics: 1 sound disc (14 hrs. 15 min.)