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A Shelter Among the Clouds

Besnik is a lonely shepherd and devoted Muslim, haunted by unfulfilled love. He is the son of a Catholic mother and formerly Communist father whom he takes care of in an Albanian village in the mountains. Up here, Christians and Muslims have found a way to co-exist peacefully. Even after the discovery that the old…

Thanks to the #MeToo and Time’s Up movements, sexual assault and harassment have been in the news more than ever, finally giving people the chance to stand up and speak out against behavior that has been accepted as the status quo for centuries. Though novels can take years to make their way from an author’s…