Books by Samia Serageldin

THE CAIRO HOUSE by Samia Serageldin
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2000

"Serageldin's richly observed study of a family and culture in transition and crisis succeeds both as ironical Proustian reminiscence and as a telling exploration of the ambiguities of status, loyalty, and belonging."
The postwar history of Egypt is skillfully woven into this evocative first novel's portrayal of a wealthy Cairo family's susceptibility to the winds of political change. Read full book review >