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  • The Attack Graphic Novel
    Views : 433
    Pages : 152

    by: Loïc Dauvillier Yasmina Khadra Glen Chapron

    Publisher: pFirefly Books

    Book Description

    When his wife is identified as a terrorist, a surgeon must come to terms with her duplicity.

    An Arab living in Israel, Amin Jaafari is a naturalized citizen and a doctor at a Tel Aviv hospital. One fateful day a suicide-bombing suspect is brought to the hospital, and Amin identifies her as his wife, Sihem. Confounded by her violent ... more

    Publish on

    2016-09-14

    ISBN-10: 1770857613

    ISBN-13: 9781770857612

    Language: English

  • Dead Man's Share (An Inspector Llob Mystery)
    Views : 261
    Pages : 341

    by: Yasmina Khadra

    Publisher: pThe Toby Press

    Book Description

    An Algerian police chief grapples with a cloudy crime and a delicate departmental challenge.

    The literary melancholy maverick Supt. Brahim Llob’s narration expresses is usually pro forma, but here his ennui has an edge of desperation. With crime down and his department running smoothly, he should be happy. Instead he’s restless and bo ... more

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    2009-10-01

    ISBN-10: 1592642691

    ISBN-13: 9781592642694

    Language: English

  • Double Blank: An Inspector Llob Mystery  (Toby Crime)
    Views : 460
    Pages : 129

    by: Yasmina Khadra Aubrey Botsford

    Publisher: pToby Press

    Book Description

    Droll, jaded Superintendent Llob investigates the murder of a fond acquaintance from his youth.

    After 30 years, weary, self-righteous narrator Llob, a veteran of the Algiers police department, encounters diplomat and intellectual Ben Ouda. Decades earlier Llob had disentangled Ouda from a potentially damaging charge of indecently assaultin ... more

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    2005-03-15

    ISBN-10: 1592641199

    ISBN-13: 9781592641192

    Language: English

  • Autumn of the Phantoms
    Views : 281
    Pages : 220

    by: Yasmina Khadra Aubrey Botsford

    Publisher: pToby Press

    Book Description

    Wartime woes and ubiquitous losses haunt newly unemployed Algerian police Inspector Llob.

    Veteran cop Brahim Llob, now a superintendent, struggles to cope with the small tragedies war has spawned on the streets of his beloved city, sprinkling his brittle narrative with philosophical asides and observations about the crumbling society aroun ... more

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    2006-03-01

    ISBN-10: 1592641431

    ISBN-13: 9781592641437

    Language: English

  • Wolf Dreams
    Views : 400
    Pages : 272

    by: Yasmina Khadra Linda Black

    Publisher: pToby Press

    Book Description

    A taut and harrowing account of a young Algerian actor caught up in the political strife of the 1990s who joins a commando of Islamic guerillas.

    Why, some ask these days, would anyone want to roll back centuries of secular progress in the name of theocracy and religious war? Most Muslims, though, see the question in more elemental terms. Y ... more

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    0000-00-00

    ISBN-10: 1902881753

    ISBN-13: 9781902881751

    Language: English

  • The Sirens of Baghdad: A Novel
    Views : 418
    Pages : 320

    by: Yasmina Khadra John Cullen

    Publisher: pNan A. Talese

    Book Description

    The logic of terrorism is taken to a virtually ultimate extent in this bloodcurdling successor to the pseudonymous author’s highly praised novels (The Attack, 2006, etc.).

    It opens in Beirut, with its unnamed narrator’s emotional condemnation of this polyglot metropolis corroded by contact with Western values. His conversations ... more

    Publish on

    2007-04-25

    ISBN-10: 038552174X

    ISBN-13: 9780385521741

    Language: English

  • The Attack
    Views : 153
    Pages : 272

    by: Yasmina Khadra John Cullen

    Publisher: pNan A. Talese

    Book Description

    “How could she?” That’s the question haunting an eminent Arab Israeli surgeon, whose wife has become the latest suicide bomber. Khadra (pseudonym of a retired Algerian army officer) moves from Algeria (Wolf Dreams, 2003) and Afghanistan (The Swallows of Kabul, 2004) to Israel/Palestine.

    A huge explosion kills 19 peopl ... more

    Publish on

    2006-05-09

    ISBN-10: 0385517483

    ISBN-13: 9780385517485

    Language: English