Novels of 20th and 21st Century Egypt
There's more to Egypt than ancient pharohs and pyramids. Try one of these novels and mysteries set in the 20th and 21st centuries.
All of these titles are located in the Adult Fiction section unless otherwise noted.
Aswani, `Ala. Friendly Fire: Stories. 2009.
Aswani, `Ala. The Yacoubian Building. 2004.
Barber, Noel. A Woman of Cairo. 1984. (Adult Romance BAR).
Baugh, Carolyn. The View from Garden City. 2008.
Hynd, Noel. Countdown in Cairo. 2010.
Khashoggi, Soheir. Nadia’s Song. 1999.
Khemir, Sabiha. The Blue Manuscript. 2008.
Lively, Penelope. Making It Up. 2005.
Mahfuz, Najib. Cairo Modern. 2009.
Somerville, Rowan. The End of Sleep. 2008.
All of these titles are located in the Adult Mystery section unless otherwise noted.
Allen, Conrad. Murder on the Marmora. 2004.
Chattam, Maxime. The Cairo Diary. 2007.
Eccles, Marjorie. The Shape of Sand. 2004.
Pearce, Michael. The Point in the Market: A Mamur Zapt Mystery. 2005.
Sussman, Paul. The Last Secret of the Temple. 2005.