• Language:  German
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5
      Author:  Friedrich Karl Waechter

      From shipwrecks to sharks to pirates, this is the story of a courageous cat who overcomes countless adversities in search of a warm place to sleep with those he loves.  A beautiful story about finding your place in the world where someone is waiting for you.

      $26.95
    • Language:  English
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5
      Author:  Richard Scarry

      Richard Scarry's classic and fun word book features his beloved characters and colorful illustrations introducing vocabulary words for common objects and activities in German and English.

      $32.95
    • Language:  German
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5
      Author:  Munro Leaf

      Recently released as an animated feature film, this is a new German edition of the story of Ferdinand.  He is not your typical bull.  When all the other bulls are butting heads and preparing for bullfights, Ferdinand settles in his favorite spot in the pasture and does his favorite thing -- smells the flowers.

      $23.95
    • Language:  German
      Children Books:  Ages 11-13
      Author:  Samantha Friedman

      Originally published in English by The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), this beautifully illustrated book immerses the reader in eight paper cutout artworks by Henri Matisse, including three oversized foldout pages, created by the artist using scissors and painted paper.

      $28.95
    • Language:  German
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5
      Author:  Tomi Ungerer

      Rufus lives his bat life in black and white until he happens upon an outdoor movie theater where he is dazzled by the world of color for the first time.  A beautiful story about self-acceptance written and illustrated by the legendary Tomi Ungerer.

      $26.95
    • Language:  German
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Paulo Coelho

      Relates the story of Tetsuya, the best archer of the country, who conveys his teachings to a boy in his village. The daily work, discipline and effort to overcome difficulties, as well as the courage to make risky decisions are themes that appear throughout the novella.  Coelho focuses on the values that govern our day to day life...

      $24.95
    • Language:  German
      Children Books:  Ages 11-13
      Author:  E. B. White

      The classic children's novel about Louis, the swan with no voice, who, with the help of a human boy, learns to play the trumpet so he can gain the attention of the beautiful Serena.

      $22.95
    • Language:  German
      Children Books:  Ages 11-13
      Author:  Philippe Fix

      Two friends, Serafin and Plum, and a hamster named Hercules, find themselves in a strange town where they are not welcome because they don't have identification.  Chaos ensues when they build a fence-making machine that fences in all the bureaucrats! With illustrations and story by the beloved French artist Philippe Fix.

      $25.95
    • Language:  German
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10
      Author:  Friedrich Karl Waechter

      Three bored, unlikely friends learn that they can do so much more together -- and have way more fun!

      $26.95
    • Language:  German
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5
      Author:  Richard Scarry

      Go along with Lowly Worm, Huckle Cat, and the other beloved Richard Scarry characters for a busy day around town.  They visit the school, a farm, the post office and many other familiar places.  The classic characters and tale we all remember is now available in German!

      $27.95
    • Language:  German
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10
      Author:  Rob Biddulph

      The heart-warming, award-winning tale of the odd dog who just doesn't seem to fit in.  She packs her suitcase and travels the world trying to find her place in it.  A story about being yourself and making your own path.  The English language book received the BSC Festival of Literature Picture Book Award 2017, and was shortlisted...

      $24.95
    • Language:  German
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10
      Author:  AndrĂ© Marois

      Christmas without snow!  Oh no!  Choe wants a white Christmas so badly, but the sun seems to be working overtime.  Chloe must do something.  But what?

      $24.95
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    • 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
    • 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
      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
      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 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:  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
    • 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
      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
      Subject:  Novels, 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
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5
      Author:  Maytha Khayat

      Even though they happily munch on grass and play together in the fields, Uncle Khalfan's sheep are far from ordinary. They regularly visit the dentist for check-ups and cleanings!

      $22.95
    • 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
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10
      Author:  Muhannad Akos

      A boy entrepreneur sells used shoes to make money for the family. He appreciates the shoes and has conversations with them, and even develops friendship with some of them so that he is sorry to see them go. But when he inherits his father's shoes, even though they are too big for him, he vows to never, ever sell them because they are to valuable.

      $14.95
    • 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:  Arabic
      Subject:  Biography
      Author:  Hillary Rodham Clinton

      Hillary Rodham Clinton details her role as Secretary of State during the Obama administration offering a candid look at  the choices, challenges, and sometimes entertaining interactions with the world's foreign leaders.

      $34.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels, Historical fiction
      Author:  Taissier Khalaf

      186 novels were submitted by authors from 19 countries for the 2017 International Prize for Arabic Fiction.  This title made the longlist. It tells the story of the ancient city of Palmyra after it was attacked by the Roman Emperor Aurelianus.  Queen Zenobia and her council of wise philosophers are taken to Homs where she...

      $22.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Biography
      Author:  George W. Bush

      George W. Bush candidly describes the moments of critical decision-making that molded his personal life and his eight years in the Oval Office.

      $32.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10, Ages 11-13
      Author:  Sir Steve Stevenson

      The famous Pearl of Bengal has disappeared and our girl detective, Agatha Mystery, is on the case.  The young Agatha is 12-years-old, has an amazing memory, and when she grows up she wants to be a famous mystery writer! She and her cousin, Larry, a student at Eye International, the world-renowned detective school, team up and travel the...

      $19.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  George R.R. Martin

      Now available in Arabic! Game of Thrones, book one of George R.R. Martin's "A Song of Ice and Fire". An epic masterpiece of lords and ladies, assassins and bastards, soldiers and witchcraft, with a dragon or two or three thrown in for good measure. This product is one book in two volumes.

      $42.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 11-13, Teen/YA
      Author:  Jules Verne

      The classic adventure novel by French writer, Jules Verne, is available here in fully-vocalized Arabic text. Perfect for Arabic learners or young Arabic readers, this is a real prize for any public library, school library or Arabic language classroom.

      $19.95
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    • Language:  French
      Children Books:  Ages 11-13, Teen/YA
      Author:  Antoine Galland

      A modern-day printing of the original text of Antoine Galland's first European translation of One Thousand and One Nights. The tales of Sindbad first appeared in a Turkish collection of "Nights" in 1637.  Presented here in French, Sindbad's fantastic seafaring adventures of magical places, monsters, and supernatural phenomena are...

      $27.95
    • Language:  French
      Children Books:  Ages 6-10, Ages 11-13
      Author:  Comtesse de Segur

      Sophie Rostopchine, the Countess of Segur, is a French writer of Russian birth.  Originally published in the 19th century, Segur's books are well-known, well-loved French classics. This is the story of Camille and Madeleine, two perfect, well-behaved little girls. When Margeurite, her widowed mother, and the orphan Sophie, come to stay, the...

      $28.95
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    • 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
      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:  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:  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:  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
    • 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:  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:  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:  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:  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
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Self-help
      Author:  David Chanine

      Because women everywhere have the right to say no.  This books presents techniques for self-defense for women in all types of situations.  Full color photographs and detailed instructions demonstrate each move step by step so women can harness their inner strength and power to fend off an attacker and stay safe.

      $26.95
    • Language:  German
      Children Books:  Ages 11-13
      Author:  W. Bruce Cameron

      By the author of the bestselling novel, A Dog's Purpose, which is now a major motion picture, this illustrated novel for young readers is a moving tale about a dog and his boy.  When Bailey goes to live with 8-year-old Ethan, he soon learns his purpose is to be the boy's best friend -- through thick and thin.

      $23.95
    • Language:  German
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Carlos Ruiz Zafon

      A new German language edition of Carols Ruiz Zafon's first novel.  In 1943, Max and his family move into an abandoned house in a small coastal town.  The longer the family stays in the house, the more uneasy they become. When Max and his friend discover a the remnants of a boat that sank off shore killing all but one, they learn the...

      $23.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Atheer Abdullah al-Nashmi

      A deeply meaningful, yet tragic story of a woman who marries for a better life.  With a cheating husband, her happiness is tenuous at best until her precious baby comes along.  Life is heaven for awhile, but old habits die hard and she realizes that life is mostly about loss.

      $22.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Children Books:  Ages 3-5
      Author:  Diana Burbair Bassat

      Kiki has a problem.  Diana is a nice girl who got Kiki from the farmer.  Diana wants Kiki to be a city chick, but Kiki doesn't like city life.  What can she do?

      $16.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Hamid Nazir

      Eritrea is under Ethopian occupation and there's to be a revolution. The enslaved and followers who dream of freedom will rise up under the leadership of Al Saqqa. As with every other revolution there are those who seek to acquire their own power through any means necessary. Longlisted for the 2016 IPAF.

      $23.95
    • 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
    • Language:  Somali, English
      Subject:  Education
      Author:  Zainab Dahir

      The first workbook in a structured program of study for learning the Somali language.  Short lessons and exercises explain the Somali alphabet, vowels, consonants, the days and months of the year, and more.  Perfect for new beginners for all ages. 

      $17.95
    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Raja Naima

      A new novel by nationally-recognized Lebanese researcher, educator, and writer, Raja Naima.  The year is 2065 in a city called New Carthage -- a utopian city of peace, freedom and the arts.  New immigrants flock to the city of their dreams only to discover that the past never stays in the past and secrets never remain hidden.

      $23.95
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    • Language:  Arabic
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Wayne Dyer

      Dr. Wayne Dyer delves into fiction with this moving story of a university professor and loving family man whose past seeps into his life and begins to affect his marriage and relationship with his son. What transpires is a journey to find understanding and reconciliation with the father who abandoned him as a baby.

      $18.95
    • Language:  German
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Peter James

      A harmless stag night goes horribly wrong. Four bodies, a single suspect, no trace. So marks the first case for Detective Superintendent Roy Grace.  The first in the Roy Grace detective series, this title has been published in 35 languages and sold more than 15 million copies.

      $23.95
    • Language:  Hebrew
      Subject:  Novels
      Author:  Liane Moriarty

      ". . . a brilliant take on ex-husbands and second wives, mothers and daughters, schoolyard scandal, and the dangerous little lies we tell ourselves just to survive." The Hebrew translation of "Big little lies" by Australian author, Liane Moriarty.

      $29.95
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