Books by Marilyn Booth

GIRLS OF RIYADH by Rajaa Alsanea
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 9, 2007

"Perfunctory storytelling attracts greater interest because of its unusual origins."
Alsanea's debut, which sparked controversy in her native Saudi Arabia, concerns four wealthy Muslim girlfriends who support each other in the quest for the perfect husband. Read full book review >
THE OPEN DOOR by Latifa al-Zayyat
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 2001

This classic Egyptian novel, first published in 1960, was awarded the first Naguib Mahfouz medal for Literature in 1996. Read full book review >