Journals Higher Education



15 January 2012

192 Pages

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9789774164880

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Brooklyn Heights

An Egyptian Novel

Miral al-Tahawy
A Modern Arabic Novel translated by Samah Selim

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

  • New paperback edition of the Arabic Booker shortlisted novel and winner of the 2010 Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature.
  • A touching, personal novel of Muslims living in the US and contemporary Arab gender issues.
  • Shortlisted for the 2011 International Prize for Arabic Fiction (Arabic Booker).
  • By the internationally acclaimed Bedouin writer Miral al-Tahawy.