Marcia E. Kellam
Slowly, Slowly, Perigee Moon is a mystery steeped in secrets, deceptions, transitions and twists of fate. Three, seemingly unrelated, tales weave through historic and modern-day Turkey with unexpected discoveries en route. The Ottoman Empire in 1922 is crumbling. In Constantinople, Sultan Mehmed VI, struggles to hang onto power amidst the rampages of nationalist Mustafa Kemal Atatürk. Meanwhile, Ayşegül, a young concubine and carpet weaver at...