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Imz Khattab: Cracking the Code of the Egyptian Relationshit

Imz Khattab: Cracking the Code of the Egyptian Relationshit

May Taher: When The Honeymoon is Over

With a slew of young, Egyptian female authors publishing their works of fiction in the…

Melancholia: Local Lit for the Modern Day

After months of waiting and 587 pages later, local writer Basil Fateen’s debut onto Cairo’s…

A Secret Voyage by Zahi Hawass: Egypt's Most Expensive Book Yet?

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One often wonders how exactly a book earns its value: is it due to its…

Rajaa Alsanea: Girls of Riyadh

First published in English in 2007, this novel tells the story of four female friends…

Stieg Larsson: The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

Since its release in 2005, the first book of the Millennium Trilogy has been a…

The God of Small Things: Roy's Booker Prize Novel

Arundhati Roy's Booker Prize-winning novel The God of Small Things is a work of many…

Say You’re One of Them: A Portrait of Africa's Youth

For those Cairo-based individuals that engage in long working hours on a daily basis, finding…

Persepolis I and II: Iran Illustrated in Black and White

Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood is no ordinary memoir. Chronicling the author’s…

Amitav Ghosh: In an Antique Land

In a meandering tale between travelogue and history, Amitav Ghosh creates a vivid picture of…

Cormac McCarthy: The Road

Cormac McCarthy’s The Road is one of those rare books that is simultaneously inspiring, depressing…

User reviews

Maha Ahmed

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back I like it. More than perfect :))

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endawe

بث مباشر: محاولة سينمائية غير موفقة لمناقشة قضايا المجتمع *لما تكتبوا مقال وتسموه نقدي تبقوا تقدموا نقد للفيلم مش هجوم وخلاص .. كاتبين السيناريو بعيد عن الملل…

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manar.eltayeb

Boho Gallery Unique stuff

Waseem El Tanahi

Samia Allouba Terrible gym. Super old machines that belong in a museum and lacking lots of machines and free weights…

Dina.El Moshneb

Topaz The food is very tasty

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Ahmed Darwish

Riverside is Capping Off a Busy Festive Period with a Huge NYE Party Nice place to hang out with friends by the nile, a bit expensive though

Alan Weisman: The World Without Us

Imagine a world where people don’t exist. Alan Weisman, in his seminal work The World…