Books by Emile Habiby

THE SECRET LIFE OF SAEED by Emile Habiby
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 2001

"An entertaining and thought-provoking minor classic."
A comic antihero's unexpected transformation from wily survivor into principled man of his people is observed with ebullient wit and understated empathy in this famous 1974 novel by Habiby, a Palestinian Arab (1919-98) who lived in Israel and was elected to the Knesset. Read full book review >