Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 September 2014

192 Pages

5 x 8 in inches

ISBN: 9789774166594

Bookseller Code (03)

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.