North Africa

Tomorrow They Wont Dare to Murder Us

Tomorrow They Wont Dare to Murder Us

Andras, Joseph ; Leser, Simon
Lyrical and radical, a debut novel that created a sensation in France

Winner of the Prix Goncourt for first novel, one of the most prestigious literary awards in France

A young...

February 23, 2021
Paperback
Verso Fiction
144 Pages
$18.95
The Lovers of Algeria

The Lovers of Algeria

Benmalek, Anouar ; Kilmartin,

A breathless story of love and survival in war-torn Algeria-past and present
The devil has entered our country, and his footprints are everywhere.

Nine-year-old Jallal is...

August 1, 2004
Paperback
Graywolf Press
$16.00
The Desert and the Drum

The Desert and the Drum

Beyrouk, Mbarek Ould ; McGill,
The Desert and the Drum is the first novel ever to be translated into English from Mauritania. It won the Ahmadou-Kourouma Prize in 2016. Everything changes for Rayhana when foreigners with strange...
August 1, 2019
Paperback
Dedalus
$15.99
Chewing Gum

Chewing Gum

Bushnaf, Mansour

With its satirical and semi-journalistic style, Chewing Gum is an existential quest to understand how a society exists beneath a repressive dictatorship. At times downright funny and at...

October 3, 2017
Paperback
Darf Publishers
$14.95
Committed Writings

Committed Writings

Camus, Albert
The Nobel Prize winner's most influential and enduring political writings, newly curated and introduced by acclaimed Camus scholar Alice Kaplan.

Albert Camus (1913-1960) is unsurpassed...

August 4, 2020
Paperback
$16.00
Myth of Sisyphus

Myth of Sisyphus

Camus, Albert
One of the most influential works of this century, The Myth of Sisyphus--featured here in a stand-alone edition--is a crucial exposition of existentialist thought. Influenced by works such as...
November 6, 2018
Paperback
$15.00
The Plague

The Plague

Camus, Albert
"Its relevance lashes you across the face." --Stephen Metcalf, The Los Angeles Times - "A redemptive book, one that wills the reader to believe, even in a time of despair." --Roger...
May 7, 1991
Paperback
Vintage
320 Pages
$15.00
The Stranger

The Stranger

Camus, Albert
With the intrigue of a psychological thriller, The Stranger--Camus's masterpiece--gives us the story of an ordinary man unwittingly drawn into a senseless murder on an Algerian...
March 13, 1989
Paperback
$13.95
Algerian Chronicles

Algerian Chronicles

Camus, Albert ; Goldhammer, Ar

More than fifty years after Algerian independence, Albert Camus' Algerian Chronicles appears here in English for the first time. Published in France in 1958, the same year the Algerian War...

November 24, 2014
Paperback
Belknap Press
$18.00
The Meursault Investigation

The Meursault Investigation

Daoud, Kamel ; Cullen, John
Best Translated Novel of the Decade - Lit Hub

A New York Times Notable Book of 2015 -- Michiko Kakutani, The Top Books of 2015, New York Times -- TIME Magazine...

June 2, 2015
Paperback
Other Press (NY)
160 Pages
$16.95

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