• Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Bernice Chauly

      The fictional biography of Malaysian writer Bernice Chauly who traces bloodlines and the ghosts of family history to solve a curse that has plagued her family. Her mother was Chinese and her father was Punjabi. They fell in love and got married despite seemingly insurmountable obstacles. Their first child, Bernice, brings peace to the families,...

      $22.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Historical fiction
      Author:  Mohammed Gharbi Omran

      Arwa al-Suhayli ruled Yemen for 40 years in the 5th century. She was the first queen of Islam and was popularly referred to as "the noble Queen" and "the little queen of Sheba." She is believed to have been independent, beautiful, highly intelligent, well-educated, and talented in the womanly arts. Queen Arwa established schools and...

      $23.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  William Peter Blatty

      The 1971 horror classic about the demonic possession of 12-year-old Regan MacNeill and the two priests who attempt to exorcise the demon.  Terrifying in any language.

      $31.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10
      Author:  Muhannad Akos

      Awarded the Kitabi Prize for best fiction book for the 7-9 age group by the Arab Thought Foundation 2015, this is the story about the wonder of nature and the mystical, magical music of the cicada and the effect its song has on humans.

      $22.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Paul Auster

      By award-winning, acclaimed author, Paul Auster. He takes seemingly disparate characters and events, like young squatters in a Brooklyn apartment, the Hospital for Broken Things (known for repairing artifacts), and a 28-year-old man who is estranged from his parents and whose job is trashing-out foreclosed properties in Florida, and creates a...

      $26.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  LifeStyle
      Author:  Fifi M. Maacaron

      Make your own organic creams, cleansers, shampoo, balms, and more with this book of more than 100 recipes for natural beauty products developed by a licensed pharmacist.  Includes information about how to tell if a store-bought product is really organic.

      $31.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10
      Author:  Shafik Mehdi

      Once upon a time, a rich, powerful king asks his three daughters what is more important: power/money or brain/thinking? To the king's delight, two say power and riches. The third, and youngest, says thinking and intelligence. The king is furious and orders her to marry the poorest man in the kingdom -- Hassan, who is so poor he can only eat...

      $24.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10
      Author:  Muhannad Akos

      A deeply beautiful story about a boy named Hamid who seeks shelter from the war with his family inside his father's studio. With tanks, and planes, and conflict raging outside, the boy paints the window of his heart on the wall and begins to create, with paint and crayon, life as he longs for it to be. The window is the hope that will come...

      $18.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 11-13

      Nature enthusiasts will learn about endangered species, natural disasters, current issues in environmental protection, and even a brief history of the Olympics in this book chock full of color photographs and cool facts.

      $23.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10

      Young adventurers can explore volcanoes, mountains, valleys, oceans and rivers in this easy to read book illustrated with real color photographs. 

      $23.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5
      Author:  Shafeek Mehdi

      Winner of the Etisalat Award for Arabic Children's Literature, this is an old, fanciful tale from Baghdad about a judge and his mule and a very strange occurrence.

      $21.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10
      Author:  Talal Hassan

      A unique and funny story, that is actually a short play with parts and narrator that kids can perform, about a peasant who is on a journey and comes upon a huge boulder in the middle of the road. It blocks his path and no matter how hard he tries he is unable to move it. He pushes.  His donkey pushes. They plot and scheme, but nothing...

      $17.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5
      Author:  Fatima Sharaf al-Din

      On a warm day the mom and dad animals wake up from an afternoon nap and can't find all the babies, but the babies have a big surprise.  This book helps children learn the sounds that animals make.

      $16.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Najwa Ibn Shatwan

      Winner of the Arab Capital of Culture (Khartoum) Arabic Novel award.  The author was named one of the best 39 Arab writers under age 39 by the Hay Festival of Literature at the Abu Dhabi Book Fair in 2009.  This moving novel sheds light on the untold and forgotten story of black history and the slave trade in Libya.

      $28.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Paula Hawkins

      The English language novel debuted at No. 1 on the New York Times fiction bestsellers list 2015 and stayed No. 1 for 13 consecutive weeks. The psychological thriller by British author Paula Hawkins has sold more 1.5 million copies and will soon be released as a major motion picture. Now available in Arabic for the first time, it is a must have...

      $28.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Mohammed Hasan Alwan

      Winner of the 2017 International Prize for Arabic fiction, this novel, by Saudi author, Mohammed Hasan Alwan, is the fictionalized telling of the life of a Sufi saint, Muhyiddin Ibn Arabi. Ibn Arabi was born in 12th century Muslim Spain and became a Sufi mystic who traveled the Middle East and wrote about his experiences.

      $34.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10, Ages 11-13
      Author:  Zina Khori, Sirsa Qursha

      This beautifully illustrated book explains the Universal Declaration of Human Rights so children can understand them and know when and how to apply them at home, at school, and in the community at large.  It's never too early to teach kids about human rights and to respect the differences and rights of others in order to promote...

      $18.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Khaled Khalifa

      By award-winning Syrian author, Khaled Khalifa. A father has died in a Damascus hospital. His last request was to be buried in his hometown, which is controlled by one faction of fighters. Driving from one area to another with his father's body in the car is a journey of insurmountable odds.

      $21.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5
      Author:  Disney Enterprises

      Who can resist Disney princesses in Arabic?  Sofia is an ordinary little girl until her mother marries the king. Overnight Sofia becomes a princess!  Every little girl's dream.  Follow Sofia as she learns to walk, talk, and act like a princess.

      $14.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Harper Lee

      Considered one of the best novels of the 20th century, yet consistently banned and challenged since it was first published in 1962, Harper Lee's novel of race relations in the 1930s American South has been translated into 40 languages with 40 million copies sold.  It is available here in a new Arabic 2016 edition. 

      $36.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5, Ages 6-10
      Author:  Fatimah Sharaf al-Din

      A new book by award-winning author, Fatima Sharafeddine.  A little girl with a papier mache elephant who is larger than life in her imagination struggles with where to keep him because he is so big, but she loves him so much.  Features gorgeous illustrations by world-renowned Iranian artist, Fereshteh Najafi.

      $17.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 11-13, Teen/YA
      Author:  Curtis Jobling

      School Library Journal calls it the "Game of thrones for the tween set."  Drew is part boy and part wolf with royal blood in his veins.  The evil king of Lyssia views him as a threat to the crown, and Drew's father is seeking revenge against him because he believes he murdered his mother.  Even as the most wanted man in the...

      $26.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10
      Author:  Zinjabil Ilwah

      Who knew letters and words could be so much fun! Some friends get together and play a word game and compete with each other to see who has a larger vocabulary. 

      $15.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5
      Author:  Randa Korani

      Adam loves to draw. It makes him happy.

      $13.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  LifeStyle
      Author:  Fifi M. Maacaron

      Make your own organic creams, cleansers, shampoo, balms, and more with this book of more than 100 recipes for natural beauty products developed by a licensed pharmacist.  Includes information about how to tell if a store-bought product is really organic.

      $31.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Waciny Laredj

      Winner of the 2015 Katara Prize, this is the haunting story of one family in the modern Arab world.  A world of brutal dictatorships and vague revolutions.  A fragile kingdom where everyone is afraid of everyone, and everyone dreams of taking revenge on everyone, and everyone is lying in wait. 

      $26.95
    • Language:  German
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10
      Author:  Stijn Moekaars

      A wonderful, colorful collection of 60 read-aloud stories about the adventures of best friends, Bear and Bee.  

      $25.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Biography, Travel
      Author:  Shireen Adel

      Shireen Adel is a young Egyptian writer with degrees in computer science and business administration.  An avid traveler (more than 15 countries in Europe, Asia and the Middle East), this is her second book.  In Hostel she recounts her adventures backpacking through Europe as a young Arab woman.  Cultures, languages, and faiths...

      $22.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Natural Science
      Author:  Stephen Hawking

      The international bestseller by Stephen Hawking is now available in Arabic.  Here he tackles the nature of time, gravity, the purpose of black holes, and the Big Bang by exploring key cosmic theories from Newton to Einstein.  Written with the non-scientist in mind using non-technical language.

      $26.95
    • Language:  German, English
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5, Ages 6-10
      Author:  Susanne Bose

      Nicholas discovers the four seasons. Read the story in German and English.  This bilingual book features parallel text in both languages, plus vocabulary for things related to the seasons.  Also available as part of a Bili Bundle.

      $11.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10
      Author:  Sana Shabbani

      Zayna's cat teachers her how to deal with a bully at school.

      $14.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Business
      Author:  Ryuho Okawa

      Author Ryuho Okawa is a renowned spiritual thinker and leader in Japan. His books have sold over 100 million copies worldwide and have been translated into 27 languages. This book presents his breakthrough philosophy for success, not only as a leader, but also in your daily life.

      $18.95
    • Language:  German, English
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5, Ages 6-10
      Author:  Susanne Bose

      Hannah and her family have a fun day at the farm. Read the story in German and English.  This bilingual book features parallel text in both languages, plus vocabulary for various things found on a farm.  Also available as part of a Bili Bundle.

      $11.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Abdullah al-Busais

      Banned in Kuwait by the Information Ministry, this novel by Abdullah al-Busais talks about life in Kuwait before and after the invasion of Iraq. At the center of the story is a bidoon youth growing up in the Gulf State in the 1980s and 1990s, a sensitive period in Kuwait's history. The bidoon are people living in and contributing to Kuwaiti...

      $19.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5, Ages 6-10
      Author:  Fatimah Sharaf al-Din

      A new book by award-winning author, Fatima Sharafeddine.  A little girl with a papier mache elephant who is larger than life in her imagination struggles with where to keep him because he is so big, but she loves him so much.  Features gorgeous illustrations by world-renowned Iranian artist, Fereshteh Najafi.

      $17.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Teen/YA
      Author:  Charlie Higson

      This post-apocalyptic YA horror novel takes place in London where the adults have become infected with a worldwide sickness that turns them into zombie cannibals.  A small group of kids are struggling to stay alive and in this novel, come up against an adult zombie called "The Collector" who collects "toys," plays with them until they die,...

      $32.95
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    • Language:  German
      Genre:  Drama, Thriller
      Cast:  Laia Costa, Frederick Lau
      Director :  Sebastian Schipper

      This film is not a movie; it's not about a bank robbery. It is a bank robbery. Victoria was shot in one single take. Two hours and eighteen minutes. No cuts. No CGI. No cheap tickets. No expensive ones, either. Just one shot.

      $21.95
    • Language:  Spanish
      Genre:  Comedy, Drama
      Cast:  Tenoch Huerta, Leonardo Ortizgris, Sebastian Aguirre
      Director :  Alonso Ruizpalacios

      Ever since the National University strike broke out, Sombra (Tenoch Huerta) and Santos (Leonard0 Ortizgris) have been living in angst-ridden limbo. Education-less, motionless, purposeless, and unsure of what the strike will bring. They begin to look for strange ways to kill time. But their routine is interrupted by the unexpected arrival of...

      $19.95
    • Language:  Persian
      Genre:  Romance, Thriller
      Cast:  Sheila Vand, Arash Marandi
      Director :  Ana Lily Amirpour

      Strange things are afoot in Bad City. The Iranian ghost town, home to prostitutes, junkies, pimps, and other sordid souls, is a place that reeks of death and hopelessness, where a lonely vampire is stalking the town's most unsavory inhabitants. But when boy meets girl, an unusual love story begins to blossom . . . blood red. B&W

      $19.95
    • Language:  Hebrew
      Genre:  Drama
      Cast:  Sarit Larry, Avi Schnaidman
      Director :  Nadav Lapid

      The story of a teacher who becomes at first enchanted, and then ulitmately consumed, by the poetic genius of her five-year-old student.

      $21.95
    • Language:  Arabic, Hebrew
      Genre:  Animation, Documentary
      Director :  Amer Shomali, Paul Cowan

      Through a clever mix of stop-motion animation and interviews, The Wanted 18 recreates an astonishing true story: the Israeli army's pursuit of 18 cows, whose independent milk production on a Palestinian collective farm was declared "a threat to the national security of the state of Israel."

      $19.95
    • Language:  Persian
      Genre:  Comedy, Drama
      Director :  Jafar Panahi

      Internationally acclaimed Iranian director Jafar Panahi has been officially banned from filmmaking since 2010.  In a courageous act of artistic and political defiance he has made three features since then including Jafar Panahi's Taxi.  In Taxi he drives a yellow cab through the vibrant streets of Tehran, picking up...

      $21.95
    • Language:  German
      Genre:  Drama
      Cast:  Jonas Nay
      Director :  Edward Berger, Samira Radsi

      A coming-of-age story within a suspenseful thriller, set against the real events, culture wars and political realities of Germany in the 1980s.

      $24.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Genre:  Documentary
      Director :  Andrea Kalin, Oliver Lukacs

      Award-winning Red Lines provides cinematic boots on the ground, offering a rare window into the Syrian conflict, taking us from the trenches to geopolitical jockeying and becoming, a long the way, a searing expose of an ongoing humanitarian crisis.

      $18.95
    • Language:  Spanish
      Genre:  Comedy
      Cast:  Robert Lorie, Paul Chamberlain, Ashly Burch
      Director :  Kenny Riches

      A funny, offbeat portait of Miami, The Strongest Man follows Beef (Robert Lorie), an anxiety-ridden Cuban construction worker and his Korean friend Conan (Paul Chamberlain), as their lives get bumped off track the moment they agree to attend a spiritual meditation class.

      $19.95
    • Language:  German
      Genre:  Documentary
      Director :  Vanessa Lapa

      On May 6th, 1945, soldiers of the US Army occupied the Heinrich Himmler family home in Gmund, Germany where they discovered hundreds of private letters, documents, diaries, and photographs. The Decent One makes use of these materials to sketch the biography and expose the inner mind, ideals, plans and secrets of SS commander and...

      $21.95
    • Language:  Arabic, French, Spanish
      Genre:  Drama
      Cast:  Viggo Mortensen, Reda Kateb
      Director :  David Oelhoffen

      In 1954, a reclusive ex-soldier (Viggo Mortensen) is thrown into the woes of rebellion when he's ordered to escort a village (Reda Kateb) accused of murder to prison during the Algerian War.

      $21.95
    • Language:  Spanish
      Genre:  Documentary
      Director :  Patricio Guzman

      Masterfully explores the significance of water in Chile's vast history and culture, examining the indigenous tribes of the Western Patagonian waterways and the tragic journey of Jemmy Button, who in 1830 was bought by the English Navy for the price of a mother-of-pearl button.

      $21.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  History
      Author:  Robert Gerwarth

      Originally published in English by Oxford University Press, the editors present a different perspective of the Great War by examining, not only the war years (1914-18), but also the violent years immediately preceding and following, thus presenting World War I as a war between empires, not simply a European war between nation-states.

      $29.95
    • Language:  German
      Subject:  Culture, LifeStyle
      Author:  Andreas Hock

      Beer promotes desire in women, has half as many calories as orange juice, protects against diabetes and kidney stones, and even lowers blood pressure.  But the most important thing is that it tastes so good.  No wonder statistics show that every German drinks 107 liters of beer each year.  A declaration of love for the best drink in the world.

      $18.95
    • Language:  German
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5, Ages 6-10
      Author:  Mike Curato

      Elliot is a little elephant who has a wonderful life in the big, noisy city.  Even with all the people around, Elliot gets homesick and lonely, until he meets a new friend.  The award-winning picture book by Mike Curato is now in German.

      $21.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Agatha Christie

      First published in 1967, Christie completed this novel in six weeks while in her 70s. It tells the story of Michael Rogers, whose visit to Gypsy's Acre stirs within him a childlike fantasy.  In this beautiful place with views of the sea, he wants to build a house, find a girl and live happily ever after. However, Gypsy's Acre is a...

      $23.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels, Historical fiction
      Author:  Sinclair Lewis

      Considered the greatest novel by the first American author to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, Babbitt takes a satirical look at the American middle class lifestyle in the 1920s.  Now available in Arabic, it is ranked No. 47 of the 100 best novels by The Guardian.

      $24.95
    • Language:  German
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5, Ages 6-10
      Author:  Alexander Steffensmeier

      Hot off the press for 2017! Lieselotte, the beloved cow that has captured the hearts of German children, now has a big book of stories to read again and again.  Life on the farm has never been more fun!

      $29.95
    • Language:  Hebrew
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5
      Author:  Julia Donaldson

      Poor old Rhyming Rabbit is feeling lonely and left out. None of his fellow rabbits appreciate his carefully thought-out poems. And as for the other animals he meets? They just tell him to be quiet! Then one starry night he meets someone who shares his enthusiasm for poetry ...

      $22.95
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    • Language:  Hebrew
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5, Ages 6-10
      Author:  Yael Molchadsky

      When the food supply on Noah's ark becomes infested with damaging insects, the chameleon's save the day!

      $22.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10, Ages 11-13
      Author:  Kamal Sayed

      A gorgeous series on Islamic culture for kids features the stories of the prophets. This volume tells the story of Solomon according to Islamic tradition and offers vocalized text for easier reading and lush illustrations.

      $13.95
    • Language:  German
      Subject:  LifeStyle, Self-help
      Author:  Bjorn Kern

      The author wakes up one day and realizes that he is a slave to productivity.  Part memoir, part manifesto, this is both the story of his transition to the joy of doing more of nothing, and a call to all those who also suffer from too much work and too little time to enjoy the simple pleasures of life at its best.

      $18.95
    • Language:  German
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Arno Strobel

      Two couples go on holiday in a resort area where a gruesome murderer is on the loose.  He kidnaps a couple and buries the wife in the sand up to her neck at low tide. The husband is restrained nearby to watch his wife drown when the tide comes in.  Who is this evil man?  Will he be caught?

      $23.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Social Science
      Author:  Wolfgang Bauer

      German reporter for Der Zeit, Wolfgang Bauer chronicles the treacherous and often deadly journey of Syrian refugees as they cross the Mediterranean Sea in search of life and safety. As the Syrian civil war continues to rage, millions of refugees are on the run. Bauer captures their dramatic stories with a passionate appeal for a more...

      $22.95
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