Invisible

Hsiao-Hung Pai

April 2013 | £10.99 | 350pp

Ming and Beata share neither the same language nor cultural background, yet their stories are remarkably similar. Both are single mothers in their thirties and both came to Britain in search of a new life: Ming from China […]

After Zionism

Edited by Antony Loewenstein & Ahmed Moor

March 2013 | £8.99 | 232pp

After Zionism brings together some of the world’s leading thinkers on the Middle East question to dissect the century-long conflict between Zionism and the Palestinians, and to explore possible forms of a one-state solution. Time has run out […]

The Muslim Brotherhood

Alison Pargeter

February 2013 | £10.99 | $15.95 | 288pp

In this authoritative analysis, Alison Pargeter follows the twists and turns of the Muslim Brotherhood as it battled through the years of oppression under authoritarian regimes to finally become a key and legitimate political actor. From Egypt and […]

After bin Laden

Abdel Bari Atwan

September 2012 | £14.99 | 300pp

Osama bin Laden is dead but al-Qa‘ida remains the CIA’s ‘number one threat’. With branches in strategic hotspots from Yemen and Somalia to North Africa and an increasing influence among ‘home grown jihadis’ in the West, journalist and […]

The Road to Tahrir Square

Lloyd C. Gardner

October 2011 | £12.99 | 230pp

When protesters in Egypt began to fill Cairo’s Tahrir Square on January 25, 2011—and refused to leave until their demand that Hosni Mubarak step down was met—the politics of the region changed overnight. And the United States’ long […]

Unspeakable Love

Brian Whitaker

June 2011 | £10.99 | 288pp

Homosexuality is a taboo subject in the Arab world. While clerics denounce it as a heinous sin, newspapers write cryptically of ‘shameful acts’ and ‘deviant behaviour’. Amid the calls for reform in the Middle East, homosexuality is one […]