Djibouti

El Leonard, New York Times bestselling author and the hippest, funniest national treasure in sight Washington Post , brings his trademark wit and inimitable style to this twisting, gripping and sometimes playful tale of modern day piracy n nDara Barr, documentary filmmaker, is at the top of her

Black Mamba Boy

For fans of Half of a Yellow Sun, a stunning novel set in 1930s Somalia spanning a decade of war and upheaval, all seen through the eyes of a small boy alone in the world n nAden, Yemen, 1935 a city vibrant, alive, and full of hidden dangers And home to Jama, a ten year old boy But then his mother

The Monk of Mokha

The Monk of Mokha is the exhilarating true story of a young Yemeni American man, raised in San Francisco, who dreams of resurrecting the ancient art of Yemeni coffee but finds himself trapped in Sana a by civil war Mokhtar Alkhanshali is twenty four and working as a doorman when he discovers the as

The Nomads, My Brothers, Go Out to Drink from the Big Dipper

Few of us have had the opportunity to visit Djibouti, the small crook of a country strategically located in the Horn of Africa, which makes The Nomads, My Brothers, Go Out to Drink from the Big Dipper all the seductive In his first collection of poetry, the critically acclaimed writer Abdourah

The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared (The Hundred-Year-Old Man, #1)

After a long and eventful life, Allan Karlsson ends up in a nursing home, believing it to be his last stop The only problem is that he s still in good health A big celebration is in the works for his 100th birthday, but Allan really isn t interested and he d like a bit control over his alcoh

Balbala

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