The Missing Liver
by Ahmed Naji
Sex, drugs, and electro-shaabi music: a vivid and off-kilter collection of stories by Egyptian author Ahmed Naji.
“Ahmed Naji confronts what happens when one’s fundamentally unserious, oversexed youth dovetails with an authoritarian, utterly self-serious regime.” —Zadie Smith
And the Family Devoured Its Men
by Dima Wannous
A family portrait of great tenderness and pain, and a precise and glittering look at what it means to lose home, told in Wannous' concise and luminous language.
by Bassam Altaji, illustrated by Charlotte Shama
A charming and beautifully illustrated picture book about little boy and his imaginary friend: a gentle dragon.
Shushuya is a dragon, and
Shushuya is my friend.
He’s beautiful and very large
With scales from end to end.
Against the Tide
by Taghreed Najjar
A thrilling middle grade novel, inspired by the true story of a young Palestinian girl who became Gaza’s first fisherwoman.