Search Results: "Mustafa Akyol"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: July 18, 2011

"A full-color view of the spectrum of Islam, a religion too often regarded in black-and-white terms."
A Turkish journalist recounts the history and fluctuations of Islam with grace and style. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 14, 2017

"A fascinating bridge text between Islam and Christianity."
Intriguing exploration of the Muslim understanding of Jesus. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE SHELL by Mustafa Khalifa
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 22, 2017

"A staggeringly powerful story of inhumanity and one man's unrelenting will to survive."
An innocent Syrian student is sent to a brutal prison. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: May 13, 2014

"High-minded speculation and documented assumptions are the building blocks of Stewart's convincing memoir; whether perceived as the byproduct of shrewd spadework or a fertile imagination, the author's family history offers chilling and credible correlations."
An adopted Louisiana engineer's search for his biological roots results in a shocking, highly controversial connection to the Zodiac Killer. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 5, 2017

"An intense, important read for anyone interested in the American government's misguided efforts at Guantánamo."
Two former detainees of the Guantánamo Bay detention camp come forward with their stories after being declared innocent and freed. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE MIRAGE by Matt Ruff
Released: Feb. 7, 2012

"Not bad, but it won't give you the willies."
A thriller unusual in its concept, combining politics with an alternate reality. Read full book review >