Non-Fiction

Adult non-fiction books in all of Sawa's world languages.

Non-Fiction  

  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Poetry
    Author:  Abdel Aziz al-Maqaleh

    Abdel Aziz al-Maqaleh is Yemen's best known poet, past president and current professor emeritus at Sanaa University, and the director of the Yemeni Center for Studies and Research. Dr. Maqaleh is widely recognized inside Yemen as a leader in Sanaa's top cultural arts and literary circles. This new book of poems strikes a delicate...

    $22.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Spirituality, Health
    Author:  Mahatma Gandhi

    A compilation of the writings and teachings on health and nutrition for the body and finding peace for the spirit by the great Indian leader, Mahatma Gandhi.

    $21.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Reference, Social Science
    Author:  William Kelley Wright

    A 20th century classic by the great William Kelley Wright.  Known for its presentation of philosophers and their theories in easy to understand layman's terms, this book will take the reader on a jaunt through history from Francis Bacon to Locke to Kant to William James.  

    $38.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Cookbooks
    Author:  Cookpad Community

    Mmmm . . . coconut cake, eclairs, pistachio cookies, lemon tarts and much more in this new cookbook from the Arabic Cookpad community of cooks. Chock full of chocolate and other desserts to accompany your coffee, this new cookbook presents the best of the kitchen-tested recipes. Now you can have your cake and eat it, too!

    $24.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Cookbooks
    Author:  Cookpad Community

    The Arabic Cookpad online community of people who love to cook is back with easy, delicious salads.  Take your salad beyond iceberg lettuce and ranch dressing with these healthy salads and yummy recipes for homemade dressings.  Now you can actually like eating your veggies!

    $24.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Biography
    Author:  Shelina Zahra Janmohamed

    An Oxford-educated, independent Muslim woman who drives a sports car and lives in London offers her at times funny and very insightful journey to find a husband the traditional way.  Ten years of matchmaking by well-meaning aunties, more mismatches than she could count, and one after the other dating disasters make for the romantic...

    $24.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Technology
    Author:  Glenn Greenwald

    The author recounts his intense, ten-day trip to Hong Kong to meet with NSA contractor and whistleblower, Edward Snowden.  He takes the specific details to the next level to discuss the full impact on the lives of individuals as well as the nation's political health when the government invasively pries into the private lives of public citizens.

    $32.95
  • Language:  German
    Subject:  Biography
    Author:  Anne Frank

    The harrowing true story of Anne Frank, a young Jewish girl, who, along with her family and a few friends, is forced into hiding in a small attic during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands during World War II.  Includes black and white photographs.

    $26.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Social Science
    Author:  Basma Abdel Aziz

    A scathing look at the devastating psychological aspects of torture on the human being. Written by the acclaimed Egyptian author of "The Queue," Basma Abdel Aziz, is also a psychiatrist who treats torture victims at the Nadeem Center in Cairo. Nicknamed 'The Rebel" for her outspoken struggle against torture and government corruption, her clinic...

    $24.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  History
    Author:  Najih Mamuri

    An enlightening and illustrated exploration of sexuality in ancient Mesopotamia, the cradle of civilization. A study of artifacts and mythology reveals stories of active female deities. The symbolism calls attention to the feminine and the ritual of sex as a divine act to be celebrated for its role, not only in the creation of life, but in...

    $22.95
  • Language:  Somali
    Subject:  Biography
    Author:  Suldaan Nayruus

    The true story of an illiterate nomadic camel herder who leaves the wandering life behind, and at the age of 27, learns to read and write the Somali language, goes to school and becomes a journalist.  Being a journalist in Mogadishu is not for the faint of heart.  The profession is full of risks, nepotism, bribery, and exploitation.

    $34.95
  • 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
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