Shadows of the pomegranate tree is Ali's first book in his five-volume series of historical novels, The Islam Quintet.
Protocols of the elders of Sodom and other essays. Provocative essays on the giants of world literature. This a collection of writings that explore the links between literature, history and politics. Ali casts a critical eye, always looking for the political and historical context of a work, resulting in enjoyable sharing of the pleasures of world literature.
Anonymous. A Presidential Novel. Published 12 months ago, this is a fictional future projection of the final months of Obama’s first term. Read about the 2012 US presidential race here first.
Norman Mailer The Armies of the Night
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