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GOOD DAY PHARMACY
Editor: Müren Beykan
Children of the Skyland are together forever!
Known for her humorous style, Hacer Kılcıoğlu brings together incomparable children who grew up in different environments and completely different cultures. She gathers many original characters together: a cheerful family with colorful members, a man who catches a second chance in his life, and a crow who meets with a cat! She invites her readers to one of Izmir’s multicolored districts where sincere feelings are shared. In the story of a pharmacy welcoming all the people of the neighborhood, she glorifies the meaning of friendship and crossing paths in life. Feeling the value of loyalty, sharing and sincerity, the novel offers a pleasant reading experience to readers of all ages.
The Good Day Pharmacy run by Hazal’s mother is the most popular meeting point of the whole neighborhood. Her father’s cafe with the same name is just next door. At her birthday party at their cafe, Hazal dreams about the marriage of long time lovers, her aunt Neşe and pharmacy’s veteran headworker Faik. She wishes they both give a second chance to themselves. The very same night, when she goes to a Gypsy wedding with her aunt in a remote part of the city, she finds herself amongst many colorful, friendly people. She makes new friends from a culture she has never known: Bayram and Tilbe. Moreover, Faik was also at the wedding …
Hacer KılcıoğluShe was born in Alaşehir, Manisa. She worked as an English teacher. Loving to be a traveler, Kılcıoğlu compiled her childhood and youth memories in her books I was Once a Child (Ben Eskiden Çocuktum, 2003) and Speaking to Jale (Jale’yle Konuşmak, 2006). Her first children’s novel I Love Thursdays (Perşembeleri Çok Severim, 2009) is followed by a young adult novel named We were Three Children in İzmir (İzmir’de Üç Çocuktuk – Sezen, Haluk, Meltem, 2010) based on the memories […]
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1st edition: 2021
2nd edition: 2021
communication • solidarity • different cultures • love • professions • daily life • animal love • neighborhood • intergenerational • Gypsies • İzmir • wedding ceremony • mathematic