The Arab of the Future: A Childhood in the Middle East, 1978-1984: A Graphic Memoir

The Arab of the Future, the 1 French best seller, tells the unforgettable story of Riad Sattouf s childhood, spent in the shadows of 3 dictators Muammar Gaddafi, Hafez al Assad, and his father n nIn striking, virtuoso graphic style that captures both the immediacy of childhood and the fervor of polit

Gaddafi's Harem: The Story of a Young Woman and the Abuses of Power in Libya

In 2011, Annick Cojean, senior reporter at Le Monde and special correspondent for Tripoli, wrote a shock article, titled Gaddafi s sexual slave , which told the story of Soraya, a twenty two year old Libyan woman who had been kidnapped and held captive since the age of 15 Soraya was a schoolgirl i

Gold Dust

Gold Dust is a classic story of the brotherhood between man and beast, the thread of companionship that is all the difference between life and death in the desert It is a story of the fight to endure in a world of limitless and waterless wastes, and a parable of the struggle to survive in the most

Homeless Rats

Under the intolerable mid day sun a troupe of Bedouins set up camp on land previously ruled by desert creatures long legged rats, who bury themselves in tunnels to escape the heat, snakes who lurk in the shade, wise old tortoises, wolves and armies of rats As the humans begin to search for food, a