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Novelist Rajia Hassib's 'A Pure Heart'

Rajia Hassib, author of the book In the Language of Miracles, discusses her latest novel A Pure Heart (Viking, 2019), about two sisters, one who lives in New York City with her husband, a New York Times reporter from West Virginia, and another who lived and died in Egypt in the aftermath of the Arab Spring.  


 2019-08-13  18m