Books by Vénus Khoury-Ghata

Lebanese writer Venus Khoury-Ghata, who lives in France and has won many of France's major literary prizes, blends French surrealism with Arabic poetry's communal narrative mode in three stunning poetic sequences, presented here in distinguished translati

A HOUSE AT THE EDGE OF TEARS by Vénus Khoury-Ghata
Released: Nov. 1, 2005

"A choppy mixture of style and content that touches some emotional chords."
At home with a violent father in war-ravaged Lebanon. Read full book review >