(Price last checked: 04/11/2020, 4:15 PM)
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Five-year-old Miri is left for dead in a brutal terror attack that kills her parents!On a desert night a little girl lies shivering under a dead body near a bullet riddled bus too frightened to cry. The violated body of her mother is strewn nearby. Her father, the bus driver, sits slumped over the...
(Price last checked: 04/13/2020, 9:52 PM)
by BK Thomas
by BK Thomas Group (December 11, 2019)
A General is kidnapped.A terrorist attacks.A widow wants justice.One of these will change the world...He was shrewd enough to survive serving in Saddam’s regime and is now part of the new government. Politics and tribal agendas threaten the peace he works so hard to build on a daily basis. ...
(Price last checked: 05/10/2020, 8:06 PM)
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A powerful and moving Holocaust novel in the tradition of Uris and Kenneally.A book that will live with you long after you’ve turned the last page, from internationally bestselling author Colin Falconer.It should have been boy meets girl. But this is Nazi Germany in 1933, and things like lo...
(Price last checked: 05/08/2020, 5:59 PM)
by Archipelago; 1st edition (March 1, 2012)
Gate of the Sun is the first magnum opus of the Palestinian saga. After their country is torn apart in 1948, two men remain alone in a deserted makeshift hospital in the Shatila camp on the outskirts of Beirut. We enter a vast world of displacement, fear, and tenuous hope. Khalil holds vigil at th...
(Price last checked: 05/05/2020, 4:07 PM)
by BK Thomas
by BK Thomas Group (March 28, 2020)
A government hides the truth.An activist wields global pressure.A terrorist plans the greatest revenge.Humanity is on the brink of a new world war.A nuclear terror attack devastates Syria and fear ripples through the region. In response, Syrian widow Sahila Kibrit hosts a world-wide-web peace rall...
(Price last checked: 05/23/2020, 2:10 PM)
by St. Martin's Press (August 23, 2016)
“This volume, by Biblical scholar Yochi Brandes, is a riveting novel based on textual sources about the experiences of David and Solomon. Its lessons are also relevant for our turbulent time.” —Elie Wiesel, #1 New York Times and internationally bestselling author of NightIn th...
(Price last checked: 05/23/2020, 8:32 PM)
by Chelshire, INC. (November 1, 2017)
Join Carole P. Roman when she visits the exciting land of Israel in the newest book of her informative series. Learn about the varied customs and cultures. Travel to the Middle East to discover what you would eat and do for fun. See the land through the eyes of a youngster like you and understand ...
(Price last checked: 04/10/2020, 6:48 PM)
by Abaya Books (May 5, 2017)
Claire Aaron has mysteriously disappeared in Qatar, a Middle Eastern superpower. This tiny desert peninsula jutting into the Arabian-Persian Gulf is the setting for Qatar Confessions, a multicultural fiction series influenced by imaginative reality. After an exhaustive search for his missing and p...
(Price last checked: 05/24/2020, 4:09 PM)
by Kyle Books (May 9, 2019)
From the vibrant souks of Tripoli and Beirut to the quiet calm of the Chouf Mountains and Qadisha Valley, Lebanon is a land of bold colours, exquisite flavours and hidden beauty. For this gorgeous book, John Gregory-Smith travelled the length and breadth of the country to bring back the very best ...
(Price last checked: 05/24/2020, 11:26 AM)
by Rockridge Press (December 20, 2016)
From the kitchens of Persian families to your dining table, with The Enchantingly Easy Persian Cookbook you’ll enjoy easy-to-follow recipes that achieve the vibrant flavors of authentic Persian cuisine. Yogurt, eggplant, lamb kebabs, saffron rice—if you have ever dined in a Persian r...
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by The Common Foundation (May 16, 2016)
Co-edited by Acker and prominent Jordanian author Hisham Bustani, Issue 11 (entitled Tajdeed: Contemporary Arabic Fiction) features the work of 31 contributors from 15 Middle Eastern countries: Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Syria, T...
(Price last checked: 04/09/2020, 2:57 PM)
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When Dana discovered the bitter truth, she didn’t believe she would ever get a second chance at love.Dana, a senior juvenile investigator with the police, returns from a holiday in London to find her husband sexually abusing their 16-year-old daughter. Furious and disgusted, she throws him ...
(Price last checked: 04/13/2020, 8:22 AM)
by Groundwood Books (January 1, 2018)
This beautiful graphic-novel adaptation of The Breadwinner animated film tells the story of eleven-year-old Parvana who must disguise herself as a boy to support her family during the Taliban’s rule in Afghanistan.Parvana lives with her family in one room of a bombed-out apartment building ...
(Price last checked: 04/28/2020, 11:19 PM)
by Sleeping Bear Press (November 1, 2014)
Yatandou lives in a Mali village with her family and neighbors. And though she is only eight years old and would much rather play with her pet goat, she must sit with the women and pound millet kernels. To grind enough millet for one day's food, the women must pound the kernels with their pounding...
(Price last checked: 05/02/2020, 4:21 PM)
by Groundwood Books (September 1, 2003)
The third book in the internationally-bestselling series that includes The Breadwinner, Mud City and My Name Is ParvanaParvana’s best friend, Shauzia, has escaped the misery of her life in Kabul, only to end up in a refugee camp in Pakistan. But she still dreams of seeing the ocean and even...
(Price last checked: 04/09/2020, 4:50 PM)
by CK Brooke
by C.K. Brooke (February 12, 2018)
Book 5 of the Jordinia SagaThe heart knows no borders... The next generation of Jordinia returns for an unforgettable finale. Grand Duchess Raphaela has sworn off of men and matrimony, itching for independence beyond familiar Jordinian soil. A mysterious invitation to the faraway Radshaji Palace ...
(Price last checked: 04/12/2020, 4:44 AM)
by Freehand (April 10, 2018)
In 2010, the al Rabeeah family left their home in Iraq in hope of a safer life. They moved to Homs, in Syria — just before the Syrian civil war broke out.Abu Bakr, one of eight children, was ten years old when the violence began on the streets around him: car bombings, attacks on his mosque...
(Price last checked: 04/09/2020, 2:36 PM)
by Little A (March 1, 2019)
An emotional and sweeping memoir of love and survival—and of a committed and desperate family uprooted and divided by the violent, changing landscape of Afghanistan in the early 1980s.Before the Soviet invasion of 1980, Enjeela Ahmadi remembers her home—Kabul, Afghanistan—as p...
(Price last checked: 05/04/2020, 10:45 AM)
by Free Press; Original ed. edition (July 1, 1995)
A tight-knit group closely linked by intermarriage as well as class and old school ties, the “Arabists” were men and women who spent much of their lives living and working in the Arab world as diplomats, military attaches, intelligence agents, scholar-adventurers, and teachers. As su...
(Price last checked: 04/09/2020, 2:31 PM)
by F J Namini
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What could be more difficult than knowing that you are born for a predetermined destiny? Maybe…, trying to change it!644BC, Mithra was born between hate and love, when her father’s tribe was fighting against her mother’s clan! Her father was a lord commander of the Mannaeans t...
(Price last checked: 05/07/2020, 1:41 PM)
by Jean Grant
by Mishmish Press (May 30, 2010)
Sarah Moss must decide whether to marry Ibrahim, a devout Saudi Arabian. His fierce jealous mother hates and fears her as does his brother, an Islamist hardliner. A feminist, an idealist, and very much in love, Sarah aims to live with integrity. Can she—dare she— in the kingdom where...
(Price last checked: 05/23/2020, 4:26 PM)
by Michael Dahl
by Stone Arch Books (April 1, 2014)
Noor and Farah, searching for food, find themselves in a crumbling library. But when Noor shouts, the sound is heard by three soldiers who patrol the old building. The soldiers are angry, and the two girls are scared. That all changes when Noor opens her mouth. ...
(Price last checked: 05/24/2020, 4:48 PM)
by Rick Riordan
by Disney Hyperion (May 1, 2018)
Greetings, initiate! Carter Kane, here. Congratulations on reaching Brooklyn House in one piece. This accomplishment signals that you're descended from Ancient Egyptian royalty, and you have magic powers. But what good is power without knowing how to use it? That's where this training ma...
(Price last checked: 05/02/2020, 10:45 AM)
by Balzer + Bray (May 28, 2019)
Newbery Honor Book!A gorgeously written, hopeful middle grade novel in verse about a young girl who must leave Syria to move to the United States, perfect for fans of Jason Reynolds and Aisha Saeed.Jude never thought she’d be leaving her beloved older brother and father behind, all the...
(Price last checked: 05/05/2020, 12:39 PM)
by Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) (August 22, 2017)
Based on historical events, this unforgettable and inspiring tale for middle-grade readers is about a young boy torn from the only life he’s ever known and held captive as a prisoner of war.In 1982, twelve-year-old Reza has no interest in joining Iran’s war effort against Iraq. But i...
(Price last checked: 04/29/2020, 4:13 PM)
by Orca Book Publishers (November 20, 2018)
This unique picture book was inspired by the stone artwork of Syrian artist Nizar Ali Badr, discovered by chance by Canadian children’s writer Margriet Ruurs. The author was immediately impressed by the strong narrative quality of Mr. Badr’s work, and, using many of Mr. Badr’s...
(Price last checked: 04/30/2020, 10:46 PM)
by Sonja Wimmer
by Cuento de Luz (January 1, 2013)
Una niña nos invita a soñar para que en su pais, Afganistan, reine para siempre la paz. Su sueño se dirige a todas las regiones, se introduce en las casas, en los hogares, en las familias, en los corazones. Un canto a la paz que nos recuerda la necesidad de ser solidarios y to...
(Price last checked: 05/03/2020, 11:23 PM)
by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 3, 2015)
The largest English-language collection to date from Israel’s finest poetFew poets have demonstrated as persuasively as Yehuda Amichai why poetry matters. One of the major poets of the twentieth century, Amichai created remarkably accessible poems, vivid in their evocation of the Israeli la...
(Price last checked: 05/04/2020, 11:39 AM)
by Matador (December 6, 2012)
Jonathan was a naïve eighteen-year-old who had just finished school. His cousin Andy suggested they fly to Israel in order to experience life on a kibbutz as a ‘volunteer’. Jonathan had never even heard the word kibbutz and he knew very little about Israel, but he agreed to take...
(Price last checked: 05/11/2020, 12:12 PM)
by Skyview Publishing; 3 edition (March 29, 2011)
For lovers of classic historical fiction, a sumptuous and enthralling novel about history’s most intriguing queen from internationally bestselling author, Colin Falconer."This is the riveting story of Egypt's last and greatest queen ... creating a vivid portrait of an unforgettable wom...
(Price last checked: 04/11/2020, 4:22 AM)
by Assef Bayat
by Stanford University Press; 1 edition (August 1, 2017)
The revolutionary wave that swept the Middle East in 2011 was marked by spectacular mobilization, spreading within and between countries with extraordinary speed. Several years on, however, it has caused limited shifts in structures of power, leaving much of the old political and social order inta...
(Price last checked: 05/04/2020, 10:28 AM)
by BRENDA PUBLISHING (March 12, 2019)
The Best and Most Unique Dubai & Abu Dhabi Travel GuideThe United Arab Emirates is a country on the Arabian Peninsula, sandwiched between the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman. Although early settlers can be dated back to 3000BC, the area has been through multiple transitions. Originally a stop on...
(Price last checked: 04/30/2020, 7:57 AM)
by Insight (January 1, 2017)
Unlike anywhere else on earth, Dubai is a dazzling, glamorous desert metropolis with and ever-changing cityscape. Find your way around with Insight Guide Explore Dubai, a brand new title and the ideal pocket companion for your trip: a full-colour guide containing 14 easy-to-follow routes around th...
(Price last checked: 05/06/2020, 12:19 PM)
by Insight (March 1, 2017)
From its stunning Corniche to the grandiose and elaborate Emirates Palace Hotel, to off-roading in wadis and along desert plains, Abu Dhabi has much to tempt the visitor. Insight Pocket Guide Abu Dhabi is a concise, full-colour travel guide that combines lively text with vivid photography to highl...
(Price last checked: 05/07/2020, 11:34 AM)
by Reaktion Books (August 9, 2017)
The Middle East has the greatest oil reservoirs in the world. But, having created immense wealth, oil has not brought universal happiness to the region. The history of oil is about not only the great discoveries but the transformation of people and societies, the empires built on oil and the anarc...
(Price last checked: 04/11/2020, 9:32 PM)
by Ambassador International (April 26, 2019)
Can an Israelite captive, wrenched from all she loves, serve the very man who destroyed her village?Miriam is asked to do the impossible: serve the wife of Naaman, commander of the Syrian army. Clinging to treasured memories of home and faith, Miriam faces captivity with worry and bitterness. Litt...
(Price last checked: 04/11/2020, 7:58 PM)
by Gray Dot Publishing (July 21, 2019)
There comes a day... when the war reaches your doorstep. Where would you go?Ajar was an ordinary kid, just like anyone else; he loved soccer and the sun, running barefoot and hanging out with his siblings. He was exactly like you. Not anymore. Not since that day, when the muses went silent and the...
(Price last checked: 04/23/2020, 11:03 PM)
by Yossi Uzrad
by Amazon.com Services LLC
You may leave home.But home will never leave you.Uri Dolev is a shy young man brought up in a strict, spartan educational system. Born in Germany, his parents, who managed to save themselves from the horrors of the Holocaust, are cold individuals who display few emotions.A moment before being draf...
(Price last checked: 04/29/2020, 12:46 AM)
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One woman is willing to do anything to make a real changeEven after the long-awaited establishment of a Palestinian State, Israel and Palestine are still entwined in conflicts and suffer from violence on a daily basis. The brutality and oppression against the Palestinians by their own governing bo...
(Price last checked: 04/29/2020, 7:17 PM)
by Rachel Mintz
by Palm Tree Publishing (April 24, 2017)
Colorful Illustrated Rhyming Book For KidsThis cute rhyming book is for preschool children and their parents. For young and older kids who LOVE Israel and miss a heart beat when they see the Blue & White flag flying high. This book was created to celebrate the 69 independence day of the country of...
(Price last checked: 05/03/2020, 12:40 AM)
by Heinemann (November 1, 2014)
Egypt offers complete coverage of this fascinating country, including sections on history, geography, wildlife, infrastructure and government, and culture. It also includes a detailed fact file, maps and charts, and a traceable flag. ...
(Price last checked: 04/13/2020, 12:16 PM)
by NYU Press (March 3, 2020)
Delectable recipes from the medieval Middle EastThis popular thirteenth-century Syrian cookbook is an ode to what its anonymous author calls the “greater part of the pleasure of this life,” namely the consumption of food and drink, as well as the fragrances that garnish the meals and...
(Price last checked: 04/30/2020, 4:08 PM)
by Tom Woolley
by Simon Spotlight (July 11, 2017)
Discover what it’s like to grow up in Egypt in this fascinating, nonfiction Level 2 Ready-to-Read, part of a series all about kids just like you in countries around the world!Ahlan! My name is Amira, and I’m a kid just like you living in Egypt. Egypt is a country filled with big citi...
(Price last checked: 05/02/2020, 8:08 AM)
by Moben (December 25, 2013)
“Every poem in this book is deserving of the Nobel in literature.” -- Klaus J. Gerken, Editor, Ygdrasil.The Immigrant's Lament was first published in Hebrew in 1994. Benarroch's poetry has been published in a dozen languages, including Urdu and Chinese. Julia Uceda considers that Ben...
(Price last checked: 05/25/2020, 5:21 AM)
by Philosophical Library/Open Road (December 20, 2011)
A selection of early works by bestselling author Kahlil Gibran offers an accessible introduction to his beautiful language and inspiring worldview The prolific writings of Kahlil Gibran, author of The Prophet, continue to inspire a devoted international following and have transformed modern A...
(Price last checked: 05/23/2020, 1:34 PM)
by HarperOne; Reprint edition (October 12, 2010)
“Really, what other book would anyone ever need?” —Naomi Shihab Nye, author of Honeybee“Elegant and exquisite.” —Deepak Chopra, author of Muhammad, Jesus, and BuddhaThe Big Red Book is a poetic masterpiece from Jalaluddin Rumi, the medieval Sufi mystic who...
(Price last checked: 05/25/2020, 11:27 AM)
by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (November 6, 2018)
A chapter book edition of Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai's bestselling story of courageously standing up for girls' education. Malala's memoir of a remarkable teenage girl who risked her life for the right to go to school is now abridged and adapted for chapter book read...
(Price last checked: 04/09/2020, 1:30 PM)
by Amazon.com Services LLC
Both parties in this cross-cultural marriage between an American, Sonia Gorski, and a Saudi, Aziz Shubaily, suffer. After the initial intoxication of East meets West, when the couple fall in love at a Midwestern college, marry and live for five years in the United States, they leave for Riyadh wit...
(Price last checked: 05/02/2020, 3:55 PM)
by Orhan Pamuk
by Knopf; Deluxe, Translation edition (October 24, 2017)
From the Nobel Prize-winning author of My Name Is Red and Snow, a large-format, deluxe, collectible edition of his beloved memoir about life in Istanbul, with more than 200 added illustrations and a new introduction.Orhan Pamuk was born in Istanbul and still lives in the family apartment building ...
(Price last checked: 04/13/2020, 4:41 AM)
by Kathartika (April 4, 2020)
The Prophet is a book of 26 prose poetry essays written in English by the Lebanese artist, philosopher and writer Kahlil Gibran. The prophet, Almustafa, has lived in the foreign city of Orphalese for 12 years and is about to board a ship which will carry him home. He is stopped by a group of peopl...
(Price last checked: 04/12/2020, 3:02 PM)
by Tabi Slick
by SWC Indie Press; 2 edition (February 22, 2019)
In the height of Sultan Mustafa’s reign, a war between Ubir factions has begun leaving the fate of the Ottoman Empire in the hands of one vampire.Abandoned as a child, Timur never knew his parents or a life outside of the Janissary Corp. The only thing he’s ever known is that he belo...
(Price last checked: 04/12/2020, 3:57 PM)
by Stacy Gregg
by Philomel Books (September 4, 2014)
The inspiring novel about real life princess and equestrienne Haya of Jordan.Princess Haya loves her family more than anything--especially her mother who brings light and happiness into King Hussein's house. So when Queen Alia is killed in a tragic accident, Princess Haya is devasta...
(Price last checked: 04/12/2020, 11:33 PM)
by Atheneum Books for Young Readers; Reprint edition (March 13, 2012)
It isn’t that Abby Carson can’t do her schoolwork. She just doesn’t like doing it. And in February a warning letter arrives at her home. Abby will have to repeat sixth grade—unless she meets some specific conditions, including taking on an extra-credit project to find a...
(Price last checked: 05/05/2020, 9:31 PM)
by Bella & Harry (May 1, 2015)
Join sibling Chihuahuas, Bella and Harry, as they travel to Cairo and learn about the Valley of the Kings, the Pyramids of Giza, King Tut and other captivating landmarks. Along the way, hieroglyphics is introduced to the curious reader and local cuisine is sampled. The Adventures of Bella &...
(Price last checked: 04/13/2020, 10:07 PM)
by Ayse Kulin
by Amazon Crossing; Reprint edition (October 8, 2013)
An international bestseller by one of Turkey’s most beloved authors.As the daughter of one of Turkey’s last Ottoman pashas, Selva could win the heart of any man in Ankara. Yet the spirited young beauty only has eyes for Rafael Alfandari, the handsome Jewish son of an esteemed court p...
(Price last checked: 04/29/2020, 12:03 AM)
by HarperCollins; Reprint edition (September 6, 2016)
Perfect for fans of Rita Williams-Garcia, Thanhha Lai, and Rebecca Stead, internationally bestselling author Nadia Hashimi’s first novel for young readers is a coming-of-age journey set in modern-day Afghanistan that explores life as a bacha posh—a preteen girl dressed as a boy.Obayd...
(Price last checked: 04/28/2020, 2:44 PM)
by Vahid Imani
by Vahid Imani (May 15, 2014)
This award-winning cultural book is inspired by a true story. One summer morning, eight-year old Naji woke up to an unusual sound. Three strangers were digging in her courtyard. Naji’s sixth sense warned her: something suspicious was lurking down there. As events unfold and suspense rises, ...
(Price last checked: 05/24/2020, 12:05 PM)
by Tali Carmi
by eBook-Pro (October 31, 2014)
Want your kids to be familiar with exotic locations?Want them to meet cultures and widen their horizons?This is a wonderful book about a girl named Abigail.Abigail found a magical bicycle in her grandparents' old house, and this bicycle takes her to the magnificent Sahara Desert.Who will she meet ...
(Price last checked: 04/11/2020, 1:12 PM)
by Reem Kassis
by Phaidon Press (October 23, 2017)
Authentic modern Middle Eastern home cooking – 150 delicious, easy-to-follow recipes inspired by three generations of family tradition.While interest in Middle Eastern cuisines has blossomed, the nuances and subtleties of Palestinian food are still relatively unexplored. In The Palestinian T...
(Price last checked: 04/12/2020, 3:55 AM)
by Haya Molcho
by Murdoch Books (March 4, 2019)
Tel Aviv is colourful, cosmopolitan and modern; a city full of contrasts, fragrances, stories and flavours. It is a vibrant melting pot of cultures, religions and delicious culinary traditions. Haya Molcho and her four sons take us on a journey to meet Tel Aviv's local chefs and story-tellers - fr...
(Price last checked: 04/11/2020, 12:38 PM)
by Just World Books; Second Edition, Second edition edition (January 1, 2019)
This award-winning cookbook shares with readers the little-known but distinctive cuisine of the Gaza region of Palestine, presenting 130 recipes collected by the authors from Gaza. Cooks will find great, kitchen-tested recipes for spicy stews, piquant dips, fragrantly flavored fish dishes, and hon...
(Price last checked: 05/05/2020, 1:40 PM)
by Helen Corey
by Ravenio Books (April 17, 2016)
Arabic cooking is like Arabic dancing—vivid, exotic, enchanting. Seasoned with herbs and spices, moistened with olive oil and butter, rolled in cabbage and grape leaves, food no longer merely abates hunger but becomes a picture of fragrance and charm to satisfy sight, smell, and taste.There...
(Price last checked: 04/13/2020, 12:57 PM)
by Yasmin Khan
by Bloomsbury USA; 1 edition (September 27, 2016)
Winner of the M.F.K Fisher Award for Excellence in Culinary Writing from Les Dames d'EscoffierNew York Times Best Cookbooks of the YearWall Street Journal Best Cookbooks of the YearBBC Food Programme Best Cookbooks of the YearA glorious celebration of the food and people of Iran, featuring stories...
(Price last checked: 04/13/2020, 5:37 PM)
by Grub Street Cookery; Reprint edition (March 23, 2009)
“Peppered with anecdotes on life, food, and Middle Eastern culture, this book will provide real foodies with a classic they can enjoy for years to come” (The Oxford Time). This wide-ranging treasury of recipes from the Middle East—with dishes from the plains of Georgia ...
(Price last checked: 05/06/2020, 12:28 AM)
by Mage Publishers; 1st ebook edition edition (November 24, 2012)
A Taste of Persia is a collection of authentic recipes from one of the world's oldest cuisines, chosen and adapted for today's lifestyle and kitchen. Here are light appetizers and kababs, hearty stews and rich, golden-crusted rices, among many other dishes, all fragrant with the distinctive herbs,...
(Price last checked: 05/01/2020, 4:47 PM)
by Robert Irwin
by Abrams Press; 1 edition (June 21, 2016)
Spanning the fifth to the sixteenth centuries, from Afghanistan to Spain, Night & Horses & The Desert includes translated extracts from all the major classics in an invaluable introduction to the subject. Robert Irwin has selected a wide range of Arabic poetry and prose in translation, fro...
(Price last checked: 05/01/2020, 10:30 AM)
by Balboa Press (April 17, 2013)
The Iranian poet and painter Sohrab Sepehri (19281980) is revered today for many of the things he was criticized for during his lifetime. Born and raised in the ancient city of Kashan, he was educated in Tehran and travelled widely. A gentle introvert by nature, he was accused of escapism when his...
(Price last checked: 05/02/2020, 12:54 AM)
by Greg Malouf
by Hardie Grant Grp; 01 edition (November 1, 2010)
Following on from the success of their award-winning books, Saha and Turquoise, Greg and Lucy Malouf now explore one of the world’s earliest and greatest empires: Saraban is an unforgettable journey through the culinary landscapes of ancient Persia and modern-day Iran. Persian cooking is on...
(Price last checked: 05/25/2020, 1:20 PM)
by Mitchell Beazley (May 3, 2016)
THE NO.1 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER Shortlisted for the Book of the Year - Food & Travel Reader AwardsFrom the author of Persiana - the golden girl of Middle Eastern cookery - Sirocco will bring tastes of the East to Western-style dishes in a collection of 100 delicious and accessible recipes. Wi...
(Price last checked: 05/07/2020, 12:18 PM)
by BookSumo Press; 2 edition (March 9, 2020)
Delicious Middle Eastern Foods.Get your copy of the best and most unique Middle Eastern recipes from BookSumo Press!Come take a journey with us into the delights of easy cooking. The point of this cookbook and all our cookbooks is to exemplify the effortless nature of cooking simply. In this book ...
(Price last checked: 05/21/2020, 8:58 PM)
by Gibb Memorial Trust; 2nd edition (July 1, 2013)
Mawlana Jalal al-Din Rumi's great poem, the Mathnawi is one of the best known and most influential works of Muslim mysticism. Nicholson's critical edition is based on the oldest known manuscripts, including the earliest, dated 1278 and preserved in the Mevlana Museum at Konya. It remains the stand...
(Price last checked: 04/09/2020, 1:31 PM)
by Aisha Saeed
by Nancy Paulsen Books (May 8, 2018)
"Saeed's timely and stirring middle-grade debut is a celebration of resistance and justice."--Kirkus Reviews, starred reviewThe compelling story of a girl's fight to regain her life and dreams after being forced into indentured servitude.Life is quiet and ordinary in Amal'...
(Price last checked: 05/02/2020, 7:37 PM)
by Groundwood Books (December 12, 2016)
The Breadwinner The first book in Deborah Ellis’s riveting Breadwinner series is an award-winning novel about loyalty, survival, families and friendship under extraordinary circumstances during the Taliban’s rule in Afghanistan.Parvana’s JourneyA war is raging in Afghanistan a...
(Price last checked: 04/30/2020, 1:33 PM)
by Dial Books (September 22, 2015)
In the vein of Year of the Dog and The Higher Power of Lucky, this Middle Eastern coming-of-age story is told with warmth, spirit, and a mischievous sense of humor Spunky eleven-year-old Wadjda lives in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia with her parents. She desperately wants a bicycle so that she can rac...
(Price last checked: 05/07/2020, 9:35 PM)
by Pajama Press (March 15, 2018)
Based on interviews with a young woman forced to flee Iran because of her sexual orientation, Moon at Nine is a tense and riveting novel that shines a light on an issue of social injustice that continues to this day.Fifteen-year-old Farrin has grown up with secrets: ten years after the overthrow o...
(Price last checked: 04/13/2020, 2:12 AM)
by Vintage; Reprint edition (October 2, 2012)
In the spring of A.D. 587, John Moschos and his pupil Sophronius the Sophist embarked on a remarkable expedition across the entire Byzantine world, traveling from the shores of Bosphorus to the sand dunes of Egypt. Using Moschos’s writings as his guide and inspiration, the acclaimed travel ...
(Price last checked: 04/12/2020, 9:53 AM)
by Stephan Orth
by Greystone Books (May 1, 2018)
A modern-day glimpse into the surprising reality of life in Iran.Iran: A destination that is seldom seen by westerners yet often misunderstood. A country that simultaneously “enchants and enrages” those who visit it. A place where leading a double life has become the norm.In Couchsur...
(Price last checked: 04/13/2020, 12:15 AM)
by Levison Wood
by Atlantic Monthly Press (February 5, 2019)
Following in the footsteps of famed explorers such as Lawrence of Arabia and Wilfred Thesiger, British explorer Levison Wood brings us along on his most complex expedition yet: a circumnavigation of the Arabian Peninsula.Starting in September 2017 in a city in Northern Syria, a stone’s thro...
(Price last checked: 04/11/2020, 10:40 AM)
by ABRAMS Press (June 3, 2014)
This New York Times Notable Book is “a vigorous, humorous debut that paints a delightful portrait of a distant land” (Kirkus Reviews). Yemen is arguably the most fascinating and least known country in the Arab world. Located at the southern tip of the Arabian Peninsula, it has...
(Price last checked: 05/02/2020, 5:05 PM)
by Routledge; 2 edition (March 9, 2018)
In this fully revised and expanded second edition, Dr. Milani offers new insights into the causes and profound consequences of Iran's Islamic Revolution. Drawing on dozens of personal interviews with the officials of the Islamic Republic and on recently released documents, he presents a provocativ...
(Price last checked: 04/23/2020, 8:09 PM)
by Terence Ward
by Tiller Press (March 10, 2020)
This “astonishing and deeply poignant” (The Washington Post) memoir of one man’s search for a beloved family friend explores the depth of Iranian culture and the sweep of its history, and transcends today’s news headlines to remind us of the humanity that connects us al...
(Price last checked: 04/29/2020, 7:31 AM)
by Jason Smart
by Smart Travel Publishing (April 7, 2015)
Meeting the Middle East is a lighthearted travelogue through twelve countries of Arabia. Starting in the Gulf State of Qatar, Jason Smart sets out on a whirlwind tour that takes him from futuristic skylines to the ancient temples of Petra and Byblos.Among his adventures in this often-misunderstood...
(Price last checked: 05/03/2020, 8:17 PM)
by Alan Axelrod
by Alpha (November 4, 2014)
The Middle East is a pressure cooker of constant upheaval, and always with the threat of war in the air. But digging deeper reveals that there are complex dynamics at work, both culturally and politically, and understanding the conflict in this region starts with understanding not only recent even...
(Price last checked: 04/28/2020, 9:24 PM)
by Graywolf Press; Reprint edition (November 13, 2012)
"Indispensable reading for anyone who wants a wider understanding of the Islamic world, of its history and its politics." —Financial TimesAatish Taseer's fractured upbringing left him with many questions about his own identity. Raised by his Sikh mother in Delhi, his father, a Pak...
(Price last checked: 05/06/2020, 11:29 AM)
by W. W. Norton & Company; Revised edition (July 8, 2010)
The truths about Iran; quite different truths from versions put forward by Washington, Tehran, and the media.Iran thundered onto the world stage in 1979 with an Islamic revolution that shook the world. Today that revolution has gone astray, a popular democracy movement boldly challenges authority,...
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