International Translation Day discounts

International Translation Day is celebrated every year on 30 September on the feast of St. Jerome, the patron saint of translators. To mark ITD 2016, we are offering a discount of up to 50% on some of our best selling Telegram titles in translation. Orders can be placed via Al Saqi Bookshop throughout October on any of the below titles:

About My Mother, Tahar Ben Jelloun (trans. Ros Schwartz and Lulu Norman)

For Bread Alone, Mohamed Choukri (trans. Paul Bowles)

The Blue Fox, Sjón (trans. Victoria Cribb)

Metropole, Ferenc Karinthy (trans. George Szirtes)

No Word from Gurb, Eduardo Mendoza (trans. Nick Caistor)

Jamilia, Chingiz Aitmatov (trans. James Riordan)

The Fall of the Imam, Nawal El Saadawi (trans. Sherif Youssef Hetata)

The Lady from Tel Aviv, Raba’i al-Madhoun (trans. Elliott Colla)

From the Mouth of the Whale, Sjón (trans. Victoria Cribb)

While the Shark is Sleeping, Milena Agus (trans. Brigid Maher)

The Ministry of Pain, Dubravka Ugresic (trans. Michael Henry Heim)

The Old Man and his Sons, Heðin Brú (trans. John F West)

Memoirs of a Midget, Walter de la Mare

Three Sisters, Bi Feiyu (trans. Howard Goldblatt and Sylvia Li-chun Lin)

The Whispering Muse, Sjón (trans. Victoria Cribb)

Songs My Mother Never Taught Me, Selçuk Altun (trans. Ruth Christie and Selçuk Berilgen)