A NovelBook - 2017
"Zebercet, the last surviving member of a once prosperous Ottoman family, is the owner of the Motherland Hotel, a run-down establishment near the railroad station. A lonely, middle-aged introvert, his simple life is structured by daily administrative tasks and regular, routine sex with the hotel's maid. One day, a beautiful woman from the capital comes to spend the night, promising to return 'next week,' and suddenly Zebercet's insular, mechanical existence is dramatically and irrevocably changed"--
Publisher: San Francisco : City Lights Books, ©2017.
Characteristics: 150 pages ;,21 cm.