Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Orhan Pamuk's "Distant Relations" (short story, non-genre, free): High society life in Turky some decades back

Illustration accompanying the online appearance in The New Yorker of an English translation of the Turkish short story titled Distant Relations by Orhan Pamuk. Shows a yellow parrot and a restaurant.Not the kind of story I normally like, but this one made a good read. A rich young man about to be married to a snob, his attraction towards another girl he's known since childhood but cannot marry, ...

Fact sheet.

First published (in Turkish): ?
Rating: A.
Download an English translation by Maureen Freely from The New Yorker.