New releases from Hoopoe

A Recipe for Daphne

Nektaria Anastasiadou

An American-born traveler to one of Istanbul’s oldest communities receives an unexpected welcome in this heart-warming and romantic debut. Fanis is at the center of a dwindling yet stubbornly proud co … continued

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My First and Only Love

Sahar Khalifeh

The latest novel from renowned Palestinian writer Sahar Khalifeh, a deeply poetic account of love and resistance through a young girl’s eyes Nidal, after many decades of restless exile, returns to her … continued

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The Girl with Braided Hair

Rasha Adly

Based on historical events, the lives of two women living centuries apart are bound together by an enigmatic painting in this mesmerizing debut Art historian Yasmine has been working on restoring an u … continued

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Rana Haddad’s take on love and revolution

Earlier this month, Syrian novelist Rana Haddad, author of The Unexpected Love Objects of Dunya Noor (Hoopoe, 2018), had a lively and delightful Zoom conversation with Dr Itzea Goikolea-Amiano of SOAS…

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