Results for General Fiction + Immigrants & Expatriates, set in Middle-East (West Asia)

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  • Children of the Jacaranda Tree
    Sahar Delijani
    Paperback: 06/17/2014
     
    A stunning debut novel set in post-Revolutionary Iran that gives voice to the men, women, and children who won...
  • In the Kingdom of Men : A Novel
    Kim Barnes
    Paperback: 02/12/2013
     
    From the PEN USA Award-winning author of A Country Called Home, a richly imagined new novel about a young ...
  • A Map of Home
    Randa Jarrar
    Paperback: 08/25/2009
     
    Nidali narrates the story of her childhood in Kuwait, her teenage years in Egypt, and her family’s last ...
  • The Hakawati
    Rabih Alameddine
    Paperback: 06/02/2009
     
    An inventive, exuberant novel that takes us from the shimmering dunes of ancient Egypt to the war-torn streets...
  • De Niro's Game
    Rawi Hage
    Paperback: 08/05/2008
     
    Two young friends caught in Lebanon’s civil war must choose their futures: To stay in the city and ...
  • The Saffron Kitchen
    Yasmin Crowther
    Paperback: 08/28/2007
     
    A passionate and timely debut about mothers and daughters, roots and exile, from the streets of Iran to the ...
  • The Distance Between Us
    Masha Hamilton
    Paperback: 10/01/2005
     
    A straight-ahead story of human passion—desire, conviction, and the guilt of a survivor—struggling ...

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