New releases from Hoopoe

The Men Who Swallowed the Sun

Hamdi Abu Golayyel

This gritty tale of two men’s ill-conceived quest for a better life via the deserts of the Middle East and the cities of Europe is pure storytelling Two Bedouin men from Egypt’s Western Desert seek to … continued

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I Do Not Sleep

Ihsan Abdel Kouddous

A story of betrayal, desire, and family drama, written by a giant of Egyptian popular fiction who shocked readers in the 1950s when this Lolita-esque novel first appeared and whose work has never befo … continued

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Here Is A Body

Basma Abdel Aziz

In this follow-up to her PEN Award-winning novel, The Queue, an electrifying new voice in Arab women’s fiction passionately brings to life the machinations of state oppression Mysterious men are round … continued

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