Search Results: "Anwar Accawi"


BOOK REVIEW

THE BOY FROM THE TOWER OF THE MOON by Anwar Accawi
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 31, 1999

"Taken together, they sound so much alike that the exotic finally becomes mundane."
A colorful though repetitious memoir of life in a small Lebanese village just after the Second World War. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: March 2, 2012

"Not for novices, but economically adept readers interested in a comprehensive analysis of what went wrong in the residential real estate market will find a wealth of information and ideas."
First-time author Elgonemy offers an in-depth look at the 2007 housing market collapse and suggests changes to mortgage practices to prevent its recurrence. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BRIGHT LINES by Tanwi Nandini Islam
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 11, 2015

"Though Ella emerges as the most changed character, this is more than her story—it's a transcontinental, transgenerational tale of a family and its secrets."
This debut novel opens in Brooklyn, where Anwar and Hashi Saleem have raised their beautiful, rebellious daughter, Charu, and their quiet, boyish niece, Ella, as sisters after Ella's parents were murdered in Bangladesh. Read full book review >