Middle East

The Mismatch

The Mismatch

$19.99
A stunning debut novel about first love and finding your place in the world while caught between two cultures. For fans of Ayisha Malik, Candice Carty-Williams and Beth O'Leary.Soraya knows...
Minor Detail

Minor Detail

$24.99
Translated by Elisabeth Jaquette From a young Palestinian writer comes this compelling look at the Israel/Palestine conflict, from both the perspective of an Israeli soldier in 1949 as well as...
White Tears/Brown Scars

White Tears/Brown Scars

$34.99
How White Feminism Betrays Women of ColourA confronting reality check for the privileged position of the white woman.When white people cry foul it is often people of colour who suffer....
We Hunt the Flame (Sands of Arawiya #1)

We Hunt the Flame (Sands of Arawiya #1)

$17.99
A rich and searing epic fantasy debut inspired by ancient Arabia, Hafsah Faizal's We Hunt the Flame is a story of love, hate, magic and power. People lived because she...
The Europe & Middle East Box

The Europe & Middle East Box

$75.00
Diversifying your bookshelf is hard, especially when you don’t know where to start. Luckily, we’ve got you covered with our Regional Book Boxes. Simply select a region you’d like to...
Our Women on the Ground

Our Women on the Ground

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Nineteen Arab women journalists speak out about what it's like to report on their changing homelands in this first-of-its-kind essay collection.A growing number of intrepid Arab and Middle Eastern sahafiyat...
Power Born of Dreams

Power Born of Dreams

$29.99
My Story is PalestineWhat does freedom look like from inside an Israeli prison?The walls of the cell are etched with the names of the prisoners who came before. A bird...
Darius the Great is Not Okay (Darius the Great #1)

Darius the Great is Not Okay (Darius the Great #1)

$17.99
Hilarious and heartbreaking, this unforgettable novel is for anyone who's ever felt not good enough — then met a friend who makes them feel so much better than okayDarius Kellner...
You Exist Too Much

You Exist Too Much

$22.99
Told in vignettes that flash between the US and the Middle East, Zaina Arafat's powerful debut novel traces her protagonist's progress from blushing teen to creative and confused adulthood.In Brooklyn,...
A Woman is No Man

A Woman is No Man

$19.99
Three generations of Palestinian-American women living in Brooklyn are torn between individual desire and the strict mores of Arab culture in this heart-wrenching story of love, intrigue and courage.Palestine, 1990....
The Stationery Shop of Tehran

The Stationery Shop of Tehran

$19.99
1953, Tehran. Roya loves nothing better than to while away the hours in the local stationery shop run by Mr. Fakhri. The store, stocked with fountain pens, shiny ink bottles,...
Three Daughters of Eve

Three Daughters of Eve

$22.99
A powerful, sweeping tale of faith, love and friendship set across Istanbul and Oxford.Peri, a wealthy Turkish housewife, is on her way to a dinner party at a seaside mansion...
The Island of Missing Trees

The Island of Missing Trees

$22.99
The Women’s Prize shortlisted novel about two star-crossed lovers in war-torn CyprusTwo teenagers, a Greek Cypriot and a Turkish Cypriot, meet at a taverna on the island they both call...
Evil Eye

Evil Eye

$32.99
The powerful and poignant new novel from the author of the much-loved A Woman is No Man. Raised in a conservative Palestinian family in Brooklyn, Yara thought she would finally...
The Blue Between Sky and Water

The Blue Between Sky and Water

$19.99
From the author of the international bestseller Mornings in Jenin comes a powerful, passionate story of a family separated by conflict, and the tragedy they endureIt is 1947, and Beit...
The Beekeeper of Aleppo

The Beekeeper of Aleppo

$19.99
The International Number One Bestseller, for readers of The Tattooist of Auschwitz and The Kite Runner.Nuri is a beekeeper; his wife, Afra, an artist. They live happily in the beautiful...
Enter Ghost

Enter Ghost

$32.99
A young woman reeling from a disastrous love affair finds love and hope in Shakespeare and Palestine After years away from her family's homeland, and reeling from a disastrous love...
Songs for the Dead and the Living

Songs for the Dead and the Living

$34.99
When the ground beneath your feet is always shifting, how can you ever know where you belong? Jamilah has always believed she knows where her home is: in a house...
Against the Loveless World

Against the Loveless World

$19.99
A furious and beautiful book from an internationally bestselling author of formidable standing — on sex and power, persecution and resistance Winner of the Palestine Book Award Nahr has been...
Persepolis (Books 1 & 2; film-tie in)

Persepolis (Books 1 & 2; film-tie in)

$19.99
Wise, often funny, sometimes heartbreaking, Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood tells the story of Marjane Satrapi's life in Tehran from the ages of six to fourteen, years that saw...
Poems that Do Not Sleep

Poems that Do Not Sleep

$29.99
'I write scenes from life that the eye cannot see, as if I was trying to paint air or spirit.'Written from the perspective of an Iraqi soldier this is a...
Songs of Mihyar the Damascene

Songs of Mihyar the Damascene

$22.99
The landmark poetry collection that transformed 20th-century Arabic poetry, in a brilliant new translation by Kareem James Abu-Zeid and Ivan EubanksWritten in the early 1960s by Adonis, 'the most eloquent...
The Frightened Ones

The Frightened Ones

$19.99
Translated by Elisabeth JaquetteShortlisted for the International Prize for Arabic Fiction, this is an electrifying new novel from contemporary Syria on life in a climate of fearIn Damascus, Suleima and...
Darius the Great Deserves Better (Darius the Great #2)

Darius the Great Deserves Better (Darius the Great #2)

$19.99
In this companion to the award-winning Darius the Great Is Not Okay, Darius suddenly has it all- a boyfriend, an internship, a spot on the soccer team. It's everything he's...
We Free the Stars (Sands of Arawiya #2)

We Free the Stars (Sands of Arawiya #2)

$17.99
A rich and searing epic fantasy sequel set in ancient Arabia, Hafsah Faizal's We Free the Stars is the highly anticipated follow up to the New York Times bestselilng We...
Bruising of Qilwa

Bruising of Qilwa

$24.99
In this intricate fantasy novella, a nonbinary refugee practitioner of blood magic finds a strange disease that causes political rifts in their new homeland.Firuz-e Jafari is one of the fortunate...
The Final Strife (The Ending Fire #1)

The Final Strife (The Ending Fire #1)

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The empire is ruled by blood: red-blooded Embers, blue-blooded Dusters and clear-blooded Ghostings. All will be shed in the coming battle for power. The Aktibar – a set of trials...
Salt Houses

Salt Houses

$19.99
Where do you go when you can't go home?On the eve of her daughter Alia's wedding, Salma reads the girl's future in a cup of coffee dregs.Although she keeps her...
Greater than the Sum of Our Parts

Greater than the Sum of Our Parts

$32.99
How is the struggle for Palestinian freedom bound up in other freedom struggles, and how are activists coming together globally to achieve justice and liberation for all? In this bold...
Daughters of Smoke and Fire

Daughters of Smoke and Fire

$21.99
The unforgettable, haunting story of a young woman's perilous fight for freedom and justice for her brother, the first novel published in English by a female Kurdish writerSet primarily in...
Voices of the Lost

Voices of the Lost

$29.99
Translated by Marilyn Booth.An astoundingly powerful novella weaving together a series of devastatingly honest confessions, from a prize-winning Lebanese author.In an unnamed country torn apart by war, six strangers are...
My Past is a Foreign Country

My Past is a Foreign Country

$22.99
'A brave new voice that reaches out to us all' — Miranda Doyle, author of A Book of Untruths 28-year-old Zeba Talkhani charts her experiences growing up in Saudi Arabia...
Aria

Aria

$19.99
1950s Tehran. In an alleyway an abandoned baby cries into the night, attracting the attention of the young man who will save her. And so begins the story of Aria,...
What Strange Paradise

What Strange Paradise

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From the widely acclaimed author of American War, Omar El Ekkad, a beautifully written, unrelentingly dramatic and profoundly moving novel that brings the global refugee crisis down to the level...
Son of Sin

Son of Sin

$29.99
Poet Omar Sakr's debut novel is a fierce and fantastic force that illuminates the bonds that bind families together as well as what can break them.An estranged father. An abused...
In My Mother's Footsteps

In My Mother's Footsteps

$22.99
A Palestinian Refugee Returns Home'Refugees are like seeds that scatter in the wind, and land in different soils that become their reluctant homes' my mother once told me. As a...
The Things We See in the Light

The Things We See in the Light

$29.99
In the cafe, I watch as a woman takes a photo of her plate an impressive, glossy lime-coloured dessert with shards of chocolate perched on top. I want to feel...
The Parisian

The Parisian

$22.99
A sumptuous historical novel, set against the backdrop of World War I, from 'an enormous talent' (Zadie Smith)**WINNER OF THE BETTY TRASK AWARD 2020**SHORTLISTED FOR THE WALTER SCOTT PRIZE FOR...
Going Home

Going Home

$24.99
Raja Shehadeh reflects on ageing, failure, the occupation, and the changing face of Ramallah. In Going Home, Orwell Prize winning author Raja Shehadeh travels Ramallah and records the changing face...
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The Hundred Years War on Palestine: A History of Settler Colonial Conquest and Resistance

$24.99
Shortlisted for the 2020 Cundill History Prize This is the story of Palestine told from the inside. The twentieth century for Palestine and the Palestinians has been a century of...
Madonna in a Fur Coat

Madonna in a Fur Coat

$19.99
The international bestselling tale of love and loss in 1920s Berlin, now a Penguin Classics paperback'The pain of losing something precious can be forgotten over time. But our missed opportunities...
Gaza in Context

Gaza in Context

$12.99
War and Settler ColonialismIn the summer of 2014, Israel launched its most devastating offensive on the besieged Gaza Strip to date. Israel sealed its perimeters, expanded its buffer zones, concentrated...
The Palace of Angels

The Palace of Angels

$32.95
*Shortlisted for the 2020 NSW Premier's Literary Awards Christina Stead Prize for Fiction* *Longlisted for the Voss Literary Prize 2020*'Vital, brutal and tender, The Palace of the Angels is written...
Daughter of the Tigris

Daughter of the Tigris

$22.99
Translated from the Arabic by Luke LeafgrenThe follow-up to the internationally acclaimed The President's GardensOn the sixth day of Ramadan, in a land without bananas, Qisma leaves for Baghdad with...
Steve McCracker Presents: Guide to Every City

Steve McCracker Presents: Guide to Every City

$24.99
Guide to Every City is a guide for a fictional city inhabited by insects. The three different species of insect in Ever City: hopsters, sloggers, and buzzies live segregated lives...
Honour

Honour

$19.99
A gripping tale of love, betrayal, and two clashing cultures, from the Booker-shortlisted author; now a Penguin Essential.'My mother died twice. I promised myself I would not let her story...
Man of my Time

Man of my Time

$36.99
A New York Times Notable Book of 2020: The story of an Iranian man reckoning with his capacity for love and evil.Set in Iran and New York City, Man of...
Middle Eastern Sweets

Middle Eastern Sweets

$49.95
An authentic, indulgent collection of dessert recipes from across the Middle East, from one of the region's most loved home cooksWhether you start your day with something sweet, finish it...
Frankenstein in Baghdad

Frankenstein in Baghdad

$19.99
Translated by Jonathan WrightWINNER OF THE INTERNATIONAL PRIZE FOR ARABIC FICTIONA prize-winning horror novel from war-torn IraqFrom the rubble-strewn streets of US-occupied Baghdad, the scavenger Hadi collects human body parts...
Then the Fish Swallowed Him

Then the Fish Swallowed Him

$29.99
A critically-acclaimed Iranian author makes his American literary debut with this powerful and harrowing psychological portrait of modern Iran — an unprecedented and urgent work of fiction with echoes of...