Snow by Orhan Pamuk
Snow (Turkish: Kar) is a novel by Turkish author Orhan Pamuk. It was published in Turkish in 2002 and in English (translated by Maureen Freely) in 2004. The story encapsulates many of the political and cultural tensions of modern Turkey and successfully combines humor, social commentary, mysticism, and a deep sympathy with its characters.
The 1602nd greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 10th on The 10 Best of the Decade(2000) (Entertainment Weekly)
- - 50th on Entertainment Weekly's Top 100 Novels (Entertainment Weekly)