Search Results: "Zeina Abirached"


BOOK REVIEW

A GAME FOR SWALLOWS by Zeina Abirached
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 1, 2012

"Quietly mesmerizing and thought-provoking. (Graphic memoir. 12 & up)"
A stark look at the civil war in Lebanon in the 1980s, as seen through the eyes of a child anxiously awaiting her parents' arrival from her grandmother's house on the other side of the demarcation line. Read full book review >

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I REMEMBER BEIRUT by Zeina Abirached
GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMIC BOOKS
Released: Oct. 1, 2014

"Meandering and experimental but surprisingly evocative. (Graphic memoir. 12 & up)"
Abirached, who grew up in Beirut during the Lebanese civil war, shares childhood memories in this unconventional graphic memoir. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE HONEY by Zeina B. Ghandour
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 1, 2001

"An exceptional debut."
Young Lebanese writer Ghandour's debut, set in Palestine under Israeli occupation, offers an intriguing fresh perspective on its overworked subject. Read full book review >