Yaprak Dökümü

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This article is about the novel by Reşat Nuri Güntekin. For the TV series based on the novel, see Yaprak Dökümü (TV series).
Yaprak Dökümü
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Author Reşat Nuri Güntekin
Published 1930
Media type Print (Hardback & Paperback)
Pages 137 pp
ISBN 975-10-0135-8
OCLC 51945424

Yaprak Dökümü ("The Fall Of Leaves") is a novel by Turkish author and playwright Reşat Nuri Güntekin, written in 1930. It is available in an English translation by W. D. Halsey

Plot summary[edit]

The novel revolves around a middle class Turkish family (the Tekins) in the 1930s. The main characters are Ali Riza Tekin (head of the Tekin family), his wife Hayriye, their young daughters: Fikret (the oldest daughter), Leyla (the second daughter), Necla (the third daughter), Ayşe (their youngest daughter), their only son Şevket (who is between Fikret and Leyla) and his bride Ferhunde (who is also the principal antagonist).

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In English[edit]

  • Reşat Nuri Güntekin- Information about Reşat Nuri Güntekin on an official website on Turkish culture

In Turkish[edit]