Umut ‘Hayat Akan Bir Sudur’ (Roman Boy) [Utku Lomlu Ayse Kulin] on Amazon. com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Osmanli’nin gÖzdesi Bosna bir imza. Umut by Ayse Kulin, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Ayşe Kulin (born 26 August in İstanbul) is a Turkish female short story writer , screenwriter Sit Nene`nin Masalları, ; Umut, ; Taş Duvar Açık Pencere, ; Türkan, ; Hayat – Dürbünümde Kırk Sene (–),

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Thanks for telling us about the problem. The language was lovely and the slow pace of the novel necessitated my slowing down my reading speed.

Learn more about Amazon Prime. Kulin takes as her starting point the birth of her father in and ends with her own birth in ahse much of Love In Exile has autobiographical roots although the storyline itself is heavily fictionalised. Sabahat Yedic is a lovely and smart woman who wishes to peruse Full Review Love in Exile by Ayse Kulin is a family narrative told between and during difficult times in Turkey.

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Archived from the original on The names make it a bit hard to relate to in the beginning, but the story is well told with lots of history and human interest. Her family taught her that as a women she should have a good family and children but ayze believes that her life should be so much more.

However, there were many minor characters with no real sense of who was who and how they fit in the story. When times are changing, aysd it seems that the government is becoming more modern.


The Love of the title refers to many types of love and it was this exploration that I enjoyed most about the book. The backdrop for the novel khlin Turkey becoming an independent state and modernizing.

Large extended families are the norm and honorifics are frequently used in place of given names. Return to Book Page. Write a customer review. The fact that these people are actually the author’s forebears adds an extra dimension to the generational saga.

I will actively look for the rest of Ayse Kulin’s books centered on this fascinating family.

She is driven and stubborn and stands up for her wish to complete her goal. She meets the handsome Aram, a young Armenian Christian man who matches her desire for knowledge.

There were too many characters but being an autobiographical novel? I received a copy of this book through Goodreads’ First Aysw program.

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The fact that it came fr I found myself extremely disappointed in this book, enough that I had to DNF page Or with culture, politics and war keep them apart? Would you like to tell us about a lower price? The focus is very much not on politics, but on the internal life of a family: Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. That said, the writing is quite nice on a sentence level, and it’s certainly an easy, enjoyable read. It took a little time to work out who was who, across the generations, but enjoyed this story of the founding and evolution of modern Turkey as told through family lives and relationships.

My only complaint is that it ended so abruptly, but the author did a good job of explaining why in the epilogue and I look forward to reading the rest of Aram’s and Sabahat’s story in the future.


Muhittin is a Muslim of Bosnian decent. Muhittin was educated in Istanbul and becomes a very successful civil engineer.

Get to Know Us. The book is semi biographical, as I understand it. Because progress is scary, no matter what era we live in.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. That would be my only flaw with this story.

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I umuut so much about the dissolution of the Ottoman Empire, the formation of the country of Turkey with its multi-ethnic population. The true story of a family in Turkey which includes a branch from Bosnia, an Armenian family and descendants of the Ottoman elite.

Lists with This Book. I always love this author’s stories and characters.

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Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. It was a good read, and I am interested to read more books by the author. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Photo “Sabah” Pictures Turkish title: I wasn’t always engrossed in Love In Exile which is why it is only rated at three stars although I am still wavering between three and four.

This was a look at two different families in Turkey during the early part of the 20th century. I would recommend reading a brief history of the time period before you read, which is something I ended up doing as I was reading in order to give myself a better understanding of the novel itself.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The story itself is twofold: