Beirut Blues by Hanan Al-Shaykh
With the acclaim won by her first two novels, Hanan al-Shaykh established herself as the Arab world's foremost woman writer. Beirut Blues, published to similar acclaim, further confirms her place in Arabic literature, and brings her writing to a new, groundbreaking level.
ISBN: 9780385473828. 384 pp.
Softcover. Very good.