Enjoyably leftfield Iranian road movie
Gripping and thought-provoking prison memoir
A fascinating reflection on the childhood of a Nobel-prize winning author and on the cultural history of Istanbul
Social media, tragedy and coming of age in modern-day Egypt
A wide-ranging, best-selling novel set in Hosni Mubarak’s Egypt that is more socially conservative than it thinks it is
The trashiest of trashy crime thrillers.