By Khaled Khalifa
In the once beautiful city of Aleppo, one Syrian family descends into tragedy and ruin. Irrepressibl…Read more
Vanity Fair finds your literary zodiac match for the month.
The Books You Should Be Reading Now, According to Your Zodiac Sign
We look to stars to guide us through so many things: who we are, whom we should date, when to make a career change, and, if you are a terrible pickup artist, how to start a conversation at a bar. Why not add one more thing to the list: What to read?
If you are born in November:
*Brave and stubborn
No Knives in the Kitchens of This City, by Khaled Khalifa (The American University in Cairo Press; 10/15) Set in the second half of the 20th century in Syria, this historical-fiction novel follows the tragedy and chaos of Aleppo, under Assad, and a family struggling to survive within it all.
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