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Title: Honour
Authors: Shafak, Elif
Genre: Fiction
Pages: 342
Year: 2012
Publisher: Penguin Books
Language: English
Description: When Pembe and Adem Toprak migrate to London from Turkey in the 1970s, it is not just their children who accompany them but also the Turkish and Kurdish traditions of many generations. As they adjust to their new life as immigrants, a family crisis unfolds and the challenge of upholding these beliefs in a Western setting reaches breaking point.

Multiple narrators present this powerful story of faith and love, examining the resulting family tragedy with compassion and cultural insight.
Categories: Fiction, Culture/Ethnic/Racial, Family Saga, Morals/Ethics, Relationships, Religion, Social commentary/perspectives, Tragedy/disaster, England, Turkey, 2019 Titles

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