Search Results: "Samira Kawash"


BOOK REVIEW

CANDY by Samira Kawash
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 15, 2013

"Though the subject matter may be fluffy, the treatment is substantive and significant, representing an important contribution to the literature about what, and how, we eat in 21st-century America."
A history of the creation and consumption of candy in America. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TO HELL AND BACK by Samira Bellil
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 14, 2008

"A sad but fitting memorial to Bellil, who died of stomach cancer at age 31 in 2004."
Disturbing account of the author's adolescence in Seine-Saint-Denis, a Parisian suburb crowded with low-rent high-rises and misguided youth. Read full book review >