Translations

Translations

Translated books by popular and well-known authors.

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  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Short Stories
    Author:  Franz Kafka

    Originally written in German in 1922, this short story by Franz Kafka centers on a dog and his inquiries into the rationale of his existence in the world.

    $13.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Novels
    Author:  Elif Shafak

    The author was accused of insulting Turkey for writing this book and nearly went to prison.  It tells the story of two families, one Turkish and one Armenian-American, as they struggle to forge their identities against the backdrop of Turkey's violent history.

    $34.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Children Books:  Teen/YA
    Author:  J.D. Salinger

    J.D. Salinger's classic novel of teenage angst and alienation was originally published in 1951, and has since sold more than 65 million copies.

    $24.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Children Books:  Teen/YA
    Author:  Green, John

    The critically-acclaimed and ever popular YA novel by John Green is here in Arabic.  It is the moving, and at times humorous, story of 16-year-old Hazel Grace Lancaster, who has cancer.  Her parents force her to attend a support group where she meets and falls in love with a 17-year-old ex-basketball player and amputee.

    $28.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Politics
    Author:  Michael Wolff

    The fiery New York Times bestseller that offers a controversial behind-the-scenes look at President Donald Trump's first nine months.

    $31.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  LifeStyle, Self-help, Health
    Author:  Sandra Cabot, M.D.

    Dr. Sandra Cabot explains the hidden causes of excess weight gain and provides her plan for successful weight loss and maintenance including low carb recipes for meals and snacks.

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

    Paulo Coelho's novel of good and evil and the battle for the souls of the village. In this novel of temptation, it all hinges on the decision of a poor bartender who agrees to a wager with the devil.

    $21.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Culture, Spirituality
    Author:  Hans Alexander Winkler

    A rare historical look at ancient Muslim rituals, talismans, and magic based on the Picatrix, an ancient Arabic text on magic attributed to the Andalusian mathematician, al-Majriti.  The first Latin translation dates to 1256.

    $26.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Biography
    Author:  Muhammad Asad

    A fascinating and beautifully written autobiography by Muhammad Asad, formerly known as Leopold Weiss.  Born into a Jewish family and a descendant of a long line of Jewish rabbis, Weiss converted to Islam and became one of the most influential European Muslims of the 20th century.  

    $39.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Novels
    Author:  George Orwell

    The classic, yet still terrifying, dystopian novel by George Orwell tells of life in 1984 Oceania.  Ruled by the Party and under the watchful, intrusive eye of Big Brother, Winston Smith is guilty of undiscovered "thought crimes" who, as the result of an illicit affair becomes involved with the resistance.

    $22.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Historical fiction
    Author:  Charlotte Brontë

    Originally published in 1847, this classic work by Charlotte Brontë revolutionized the art of fiction with its exploration of "the private consciousness" which included sexuality, religion, and classism.  The novel follows Jane Eyre, and her emotions and experiences, as she grows to adulthood and falls in love with Mr. Rochester.

    $33.95
  • Language:  German
    Children Books:  Ages 3-5
    Author:  John Irving

    A little boy hears a sound in the night that he doesn't recognize.  His mind dreams up all kinds of scary things and he wakes his dad and says, "it's a sound like someone trying not to make a sound."  Eventually they discover what it is and both go back to sleep.  This endearing story is now available in German.

    $26.95
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