Reading list — a long to do

Egypt reading

In the Eye of the Sun — Adhaf Soueif
Moon Tiger — Penelope Lively
The Yacoubian Building — Alaa Al Aswany
Cairo in the War: 1938-1945 — Artemis Cooper

Middle East Reading

Dining with Al-Qaeda — Hugh Pope
The Road to Oxiana — Robert Byron
Rebel Land: Among Turkey’s Forgotten Peoples — Christopher de Bellaigue

Linked reading

Words of Mercury — Patrick Leigh Fermor
Good Behavior — Molly Keane
New Bats in Old Belfries — Maurice Bowra

Summer reading

The Imperfectionists — Tom Rachman
Cutting for Stone — Abraham Verghese

One Response to Reading list — a long to do

  1. Jennifer Rees says:

    I’m really enjoying your blog! It’s a great way for me to stay connected to the rest of the world. All the best.

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