It is April 1995.
Kosovo is a country on the cusp of a dreadful war.
Arsim in twenty-two, newly married, cautious – an Albanian trying to keep his head down and finish his studies in an atmosphere of creeping threat.
Until he encounters Milos, a Serb, and begins a life in secret.
‘Devastating in the most beautiful ways’ – Torrey Peters
‘Superb…Statovci is a major talent’ – New York Times Book Review