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  • Zealotby Reza Aslan

    Saqi 2013; US$ 11.99

    From the internationally bestselling author of No god but God comes a fascinating, provocative and meticulously researched biography that challenges long-held assumptions about the man we know as Jesus of Nazareth. Two thousand years ago, an itinerant Jewish preacher from Galilee launched a revolutionary movement proclaiming the 'Kingdom of God', and... more...

  • My Animal Lifeby Maggie Gee

    Saqi 2011; US$ 8.74

    How do you become a writer, and why? Maggie Gee's journey starts a long way from the literary world in a small family in post-war Britain. At seventeen, Maggie goes, a lamb to the slaughter, to university. From the 1960s onwards she lives the defining events of her generation: the coming of the Pill and sexual freedom, tremors in the British layer-cake... more...

  • Zeinaby Nawal El Saadawi; Amira Nowaira

    Saqi 2011; US$ 8.74

    Bodour, a distinguished literary critic, carries with her a dark secret. As a young university student, she fell in love with a political activist and gave birth to an illegitimate daughter, Zeina, whom she abandoned on the streets of Cairo. Zeina grows up to become one of Egypt's most beloved entertainers, despite being deprived of a family name... more...

  • The Road to Tahrir Squareby Lloyd C. Gardner

    Saqi 2011; US$ 14.57

    When protesters in Egypt began to fill Cairo?s Tahrir Square on January 25, 2011—and refused to leave until their demand that Hosni Mubarak step down was met—the politics of the region changed overnight. And the United States? long friendship with the man who had ruled under emergency law for thirty years came starkly into question. The Road to Tahrir... more...

  • Arab Youthby Samir Khalaf; Roseanne Saad Khalaf

    Saqi 2012; US$ 21.99

    In 2011, Arab youth took to the streets in their thousands to demand their freedom. Although it is too early to speculate on the ultimate outcome of the uprisings, one auspicious feature stands out: they reveal the genesis of a new generation sparked by the desire for civil liberties, advocacy for human rights, and participatory democracy. This unique... more...

  • Many and Many a Year Agoby Selcuk Altun

    Saqi 2012; US$ 8.74

    Kemal Kuray is lucky to escape with his life after his beloved F-16 hurtles to the ground in a test flight. Convalescence comes in the form of a comfortable monthly allowance and an opulent apartment in a mysterious neighborhood of Istanbul, inexplicably left to him by an acquaintance in the Air Force. But there’s a price to pay. His Edgar Allen... more...

  • Songs from Two Continentsby Moris Farhi

    Saqi 2012; US$ 8.74

    Songs from Two Continents is a paean on 'dualities'. Here, Europe and Asia entwine, life and death stalk each other, nationalities fuse and Good and Evil wrestle relentlessly to give meaning to existence. Like such pathfinders as Nã¢zim Hikmet and Orhan Veli before him, Moris Farhi adheres to the ethos of Turkish folk poetry " that poetry should be... more...

  • In Their Father's Countryby Anne-Marie Drosso

    Saqi 2012; US$ 6.99

    Claire and Gabrielle Sahli are sisters growing up in 1920s Cairo. Of mixed descent, they occupy a precarious position in Egypt's increasingly nationalist wealthy classes. While others like them leave, the Sahli's cling on to their homes and livelihoods as Cairo is rocked by violent anti-British demonstrations and government crackdowns. Tracing the... more...

  • The Rise and Fall of a Palestinian Dynastyby Ilan Pappe

    Saqi 2012; US$ 16.99

    In this political biography, Ilan Pappe traces the rise of the Husayni family of Jerusalem, who dominated Palestinian history from the early 1700s until the second half of the twentieth century. Viewing this sweeping saga through the prism of one family, the book sheds new light on crucial events " the invasion of Palestine by Napoleon, the decline... more...

  • Eating Airby Pauline Melville

    Saqi 2012; US$ 8.74

    A dancer, a revolutionary, a banker and an Islamic terrorist are fatally linked in this cautionary tale for our times. Narrated by the irreverent, night-club pianist Baron S. and moving between the seventies and the present day, between London, Italy, Holland and Surinam, Eating Air marshals a brilliant cast of characters to tell an explosive story... more...