The first ever Arabic detective novel to be translated into English
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Sander L Gilman delves into culture to demonstrate that our belief that fat can be identified with a number of character flaws
Although Gandhi is a household name all over the world, Babasaheb Ambedkar, architect of the Indian Constitution and the first person to fight effectively for the rights of dalits (aka ‘untouchables’)
The Last Supper is an erudite and entertaining novel of boundless ambition in its concept and consummate skill in its delivery.
There is a company which manufactures and distributes concentrated sugary syrup and the way it conducts its affairs is the subject of Mark Thomas’ enormously readable book.
John le Carré’s latest novel could hardly be more topical or timely, dealing as it does with the seamier reaches of international banking and the nether-world inhabited by the fugitive and the stateless.
Winner of the best novel prize at Cairo International Book Fair, Hala El Badry writes about her life as an Arabic woman.