• Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Jhumpa Lahiri

      The award-winning author of "The Interpreter of Maladies" continues the theme of the immigrant experience fraught with the problems of assimilation and the conflicted path between old and new generations. The Namesake takes the Ganguli family from their tradition-bound life in Calcutta through their vexing transformation into...

      $39.95
    • 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
      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
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    • 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:  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
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  F. Scott Fitzgerald

      The classic novel of 1920s American prosperity and idealism tells the story of the young and mysterious millionaire Jay Gatsby and his passion and obsession for the beautiful Daisy Buchanan.  Considered a "Great American Novel", it provides a critical social histroy of America during the Roaring Twenties, and is a long-standing regular on...

      $22.95
    • Language:  Arabic, English
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  John Steinbeck

      Originally published in 1937, this novel tells the story of two displaced migrant farm workers who move around California searching for work during the Great Depression. It has been banned or challenged numerous times for offensive and racist language and appears on the American Library Association's list of the Most Challenged Books of the...

      $21.95
    • 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
      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
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10
      Author:  Mary Pope Osborne

      Who can resist the Magic Tree House in Arabic?  In Hour of the Olympics, the young explorers are whisked back to ancient Greece at the time of the Olympics, but no girls are allowed!  Will the girl adventurer find a way to see the games without getting into trouble?

      $11.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Saad Mohammed Raheem

      Shortlisted for the 2017 International Prize for Arabic fiction, this novel by award-winning Iraqi author, Saad Mohammed Raheem, tells the story of journalist Magid Baghdadi.  Baghdadi has been commissioned by an anonymous wealthy donor to investigate the life and death of Mahmoud al-Marzouq, a 70-year-old bookseller and artist who died...

      $23.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Basma Abdel Aziz

      A centralized authority known as the Gate has risen to power in the aftermath of the Disgraceful Events, a failed popular uprising. Now citizens from all walks of life must stand in a line that grows larger by the day to get permission from the Gate to go about their daily business.  The English translation of this novel won the English PEN...

      $26.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Abbad Yahya

      In the face of death threats and a ban on his novel, Palestinian author, Abbad Yahya is now living in exile. The Palestinian Authority has banned this book because it "threatens morality and public decency".  The novel chronicles the lives of three young men, one of whom is gay, who are involved in a woman's murder in the city of Ramallah...

      $28.95
    • Language:  Arabic, Somali
      Subject:  Reference
      Author:  Cabdiraxmaan Cabdullaahi Barre

      This bilingual dictionary features more than 50,000 words in Somali and Arabic.

      $69.95
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    • Language:  Somali, English
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5
      Author:  Mohamud M. Dirios

      A Somali alphabet book teaches the letters as well as words in Somali and English.

      $32.95
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    • Language:  Somali, English
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10
      Author:  Mohamud M. Dirios

      Vivid color photographs demonstrate these two intrinsic aspects of Somali culture.  Includes vocabulary words in Somali and English.

      $27.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10, Ages 11-13
      Author:  Nabihah Muhaydali

      This collection of beautifully illustrated short stories takes young readers on a journey through Islamic history.

      $37.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Herman Koch

      How far would you go to protect your children?  This question is answered when two couples meet for dinner in a high-class restaurant. Their sons are responsible for a horrific crime. This dark, critically-acclaimed novel was made into a major motion picture by the Dutch (2013), the Italians (2014), and now the American version will be...

      $23.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Jhumpa Lahiri

      The award-winning author of "The Interpreter of Maladies" continues the theme of the immigrant experience fraught with the problems of assimilation and the conflicted path between old and new generations. The Namesake takes the Ganguli family from their tradition-bound life in Calcutta through their vexing transformation into...

      $39.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10

      Young scientists explore the different regions of the world with its varied climates.  From the North Pole to the deserts of Australia, it's an exciting journey with interesting color photographs and fully-vowelled text for easy reading.

      $23.95
    • Language:  Spanish, English
      Subject:  Self-help
      Author:  Linda Kita-Bradley

      Ideal for adult English language learners.  Adult-themed dual language reader for new literates in Spanish and English.  Eva is a busy mom with too many responsibilities.  To make matters worse, she can never get a good night's sleep because once the light goes off, her mind turns on.  She tosses and turns and thinks and worries.  What can she do?

      $19.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Naguib Mahfouz

      The infamous alley of this rich, intricate and formerly banned novel (first published in Arabic in 1959) is inhabited by a modern Egyptian family, but is also the setting of a second, hidden, and more daring story: the spiritual history of mankind. The inhabitants of the Cairene neighborood unwittingly reenact the lives of their holy ancestors.

      $34.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Biography
      Author:  Cheryl Strayed

      The #1 New York Times Bestseller, voted A Best Book of the Year by NPR, and Oprah's Book Club book, the wildly (no pun intended) popular memoir of Cheryl Strayed and her 1,100-mile solo hike on the Pacific Crest Trail is finally available in Arabic. The author recounts her triumphs and mishaps as she takes to the trail in the wake of the loss of...

      $31.95
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    • 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, 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:  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:  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:  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:  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:  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:  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:  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:  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:  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:  German
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10, Ages 11-13
      Author:  Mara Schindler

      Krempe is 10 years old and lives with Grandpa Kottek, who is 71, in the old train station.  Krempe's parents died when she was a baby and her opa has taken care of her ever since.  They do just fine together, even if Grandpa Kottek is starting to act a little strange sometimes. But then there's Miss Schulz, who thinks Kottek is too old...

      $23.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5, Ages 6-10
      Author:  Ilyas Zugheib

      Rabbit and rooster decide to leave the farm to pursue their dreams.  Riding a bike through countryside and big cities they finally find it -- the circus!  Now they ride can ride their bike on a rope!

      $9.95
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    • Language:  Somali, English
      Subject:  Education
      Author:  Zainab Dahir

      Book two in this structured program of study for learning the Somali language presents lessons and exercises for learning greetings, asking questions, vocabulary for common objects and settings, grammar, and much more.

      $21.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Ali Smith

      Previously shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, this is a fun, entertaining story about a mysterious stranger who shows up at a family's summer vacation. Her startling appearance in their lives transforms each member of the family allowing them to see themselves in fresh new light.

      $31.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5, Ages 6-10
      Author:  Maryam Tarhini

      My mom has discovered the selfie stick and now all she does, everywhere we go, is take selfies of her with us.  She is driving me crazy!  I can't play outside because my clothes might get dirty and ruin the selfie.  When I eat, I have to be super careful to keep my face clean so I don't ruin the selfie. Selfies at the...

      $15.95
    • 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:  German
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5, Ages 6-10
      Author:  Alexandra Fischer-Hunold

      This level 1 German easy reader is a fun story about a haunted classroom and all the antics of a mischievous ghost.  Perfect for the beginning reader of the German language, this book features colorful illustrations, larger type, vocabulary words, and comprehension questions.  

      $14.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Leila Slimani

      Winner of France's top literary award, the Goncourt Prize 2016, the novel has been a bestseller in France.  Written by a former journalist, this is a thriller that opens with the murder of two young children killed by their nanny. It is loosely based on the real story of a nanny from Dominican Republic who was accused of killing the...

      $21.95
    • 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:  Arabic, English
      Subject:  Self-help
      Author:  Linda Kita-Bradley

      Ideal for adult English language learners.  Adult-themed dual language reader for new literates in Arabic and English.  Ben is looking for a new apartment and checks it over thoroughly before signing the lease.

      $19.95
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    • 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:  Somali, English
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5, Ages 6-10
      Author:  Mohamed Umar

      Samad loves animals and dreams of spending the whole day in the forest and sleeping in a treehouse.  Read about his wonderful adventure in Somali and English.  This bilingual book features parallel text in both languages.

      $32.95
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