Search Results: "Lucette Lagnado"


BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 1, 2007

"Nostalgic but objectively tempered portrait of a family at the heart of social and cultural upheaval."
Bittersweet memoir unveils a nearly forgotten era of Jewish-Muslim affinity in the streets of Egypt's capital. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 6, 2011

"Often heavy-handed, but also tender and heartfelt."
Investigative reporter Lagnado (The Man in the White Sharkskin Suit: My Family's Exodus from Old Cairo to the New World, 2007, etc.) compares her mother's upbringing in Cairo to her own coming-of-age in Brooklyn. Read full book review >