Modern Soap is an literary novel of idea-driven fiction which blends the mythic and the mundane.
It is a saga of wealth, love and greed in Pakistan.
The novel juxtaposes two stories. One, of a factory called "Modern Soap" and the other of a modern soap opera, South Asian style.
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Javed Amir is a retired diplomat and former editor of 'The Pakistan Review.' He grew up in Lahore, Pakistan and now lives in suburban Washington D.C.
His earlier literary works are a collection of short stories and poems called 'The Mask'(1969) and a collection of his literary essays entitled 'Writing Across Boundaries.'(1998).
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Book Description Alhamra, 2002. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Collectible; Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Signed and inscribed by author on title page. Hardcover in matte pictorial boards. BInding a bit rigid (as bound); very light wear to boards and to jacket. Interior is clean, tight, and bright. ***We ship daily. Our books are carefully described and packaged in boxes (not envelopes). A gift card and personalized message can be included upon request.***. Signed and Inscribed By Author. Bookseller Inventory # 617033
Book Description Alhamra, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG9695160751