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  • Bibliography:
    6 Books
  • First Book:
    May 1990
  • Latest Book:
    May 2017
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Book List in Order: 6 titles

  • A powerful socio-political novel, Nisanit, depicts love, compassion, sacrifice, suffering and lost innocence in an atmosphere of conflict, hatred and oppression. Nisanit's three entwined narrative lines show the Arab-Israeli conflicts through the eye...

  • Pillars of Salt is the story of two women confined in a mental hospital in Jordan during and after the British Mandate. Maha, a peasant woman from the Jordan Valley, and Um Saad from Amman find themselves sharing a room. After initial tensions they b...

  • An “exquisitely woven” novel of love, exile, and violated honor among a Bedouin tribe from the Jordanian-British author and human rights activist (Leila Aboulela).Salma has committed a crime considered punishable by death among her Bedouin tribe ...

  • From her prison cell in Cairo, Aziza decides to create a golden chariot to take her and fellow prisoners to heaven, where their dreams can be fulfilled. Aziza's narrative holds together the stories of the other women and their crimes as they yearn fo...

  • A father sets out to save the Islamic world. A daughter sets out to save herself.

    Najwa's father left when she was four years old. Now, upon her mother's death, she cannot live alone in the Islamic society of Jordan. She must find her father...

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Fadia Faqir has published 6 books.

Fadia Faqir does not have a new book coming out soon. The latest book, Willow Trees Don't Weep, was published in May 2017.

The first book by Fadia Faqir, Nisanit, was published in May 1990.

No. Fadia Faqir does not write books in series.