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Çalikuşu (The Autobiography of a Turkish Girl) now available in a complete, new English translation

    The book is available on Amazon:                     Çalikuşu (The Wren) by Reşat Nuri Güntekin The Complete English Translation Parts 1-4 Translated from The Turkish by Sir Wyndham Deedes Part … Continue reading

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A Turkish Novel

    The complete book is now available in English translation SEE   https://rogersgleanings.com/2018/10/04/calikusu-the-autobiography-of-a-turkish-girl-now-available-in-a-complete-new-english-translation/       See images from the 1986 film version below. Plus Word document with synopsis/commentary. ‘           Click here (below) to … Continue reading

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“I love children”

    “I love children, and people of no importance: but I’m always up against those who boast of wealth.”   — The Autobiography of a Turkish Girl by Reşat Nuri Güntekin, translated by Sir Wyndham Deedes    

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