The shortlist for the 2019 International Prize for Arabic Fiction was just revealed. Four of the six shortlisted authors can already be read in English.
Explore Chinese mythology, lore, legend, and literature as one reader discusses the history of Chinese fantasy literature.
At least 5 fresh Arabic short-story collections are coming to English translation in 2019, centering on Palestine, Egypt, and Sudan.
Reading resolutions: They're not just for grownups. And audiobook reading resolutions can be a great way to diversify caregiver-child book time.
An Egyptian journalist was researching a new book about Naguib Mahfouz when he made a discovery: fifty handwritten stories and a note to "publish in 1994."
For the first 10 days of November, the P21 Gallery in London staged a "Sudan / South Sudan Literature Week." Five books inspired by the events.
The Arabic translation of Margaret Atwood's THE HANDMAID'S TALE, tr. Ahmed al-Ali, was launched at this year's Sharjah International Book Fair.
From a 14th-century Egyptian cookbook to a sci-fi graphic novel set far in the future, check out this list of 50 must-read books from Egypt.
Ruqaya Izzidien’s debut novel, The Watermelon Boys, was released at the end of August. At the same time, she launched her fun, short-film book trailer.