Search Results: "Rania Ajami"


BOOK REVIEW

CHILDREN'S
Released: July 24, 2012

"A lesson to be sure, but delivered in a lighthearted blend of equally lively art, sound and animation. (iPad storybook app. 4-8)"
In an episode both funny and pointed, a family of slobs receives an ultimatum from their filthy house and its disgusted appliances. Read full book review >

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THE BOOK OF GENERATIONS by Mansour Ajami
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 12, 2005

"An enchanting and heartbreaking account of an inspiring journey."
Magnetic memoirs of a poet raised in a poor Lebanese village who betters himself through education. Read full book review >

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THE DREAM PALACE OF THE ARABS by Fouad Ajami
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 25, 1998

"For those seeking a better understanding of the whys and wherefores of modern Arab life, this book is a beautifully written, insightful overview."
A noted Middle Eastern author takes an intriguing historical, psychological, and literary trip through the political polemics that have marked much of life in the region for the last 25 years. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE SANDWICH SWAP by Rania Al Abdullah
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 27, 2010

Like all best friends, Lily and Salma do everything together: They draw pictures, play on the swings, jump rope and eat lunch together. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

A Prayer Heeded by Samreen Ahsan
ROMANCE
Released: April 21, 2014

"An Arabian Nights–style conclusion to an intriguing cross-cultural love story."
A love affair between an atheist and a Muslim takes some bizarre turns in this sequel to A Silent Prayer (2014). Read full book review >