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THE IDIOT’S TALE is an 85,000-word family saga that combines the immigrant family dynamics of Diana Abu-Jaber’s Arabian Jazz with the playful twist on Old Country lore that was so appealing in Helene Wecker’s The Golem and the Jinni. Born with blue skin, Elspeth Rummani is an outcast Palestinian Christian girl. In Arab folklore, blue … Read More »