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Tatreez & Tea: Embroidery and Storytelling in the Palestinian Diaspora
Pre-release—available November 7, 2016. Price: $14.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
"Tatreez & Tea: Embroidery and Storytelling in the Palestinian Diaspora" is an oral history project led by Wafa Ghnaim, in collaboration with Feryal Abbasi-Ghnaim, to document, decode and preserve the meanings and stories behind traditional Palestinian embroidery designs.
Sultan Salahuddin Ayyubi
Price: Free! Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Sultan Salahuddin was an acclaimed Muslim general who spent almost his whole life on the battlefield. He fought the Crusaders for over 20 years. Apart from his numerous victories, he also conquered Palestine back from the Crusaders, for which he is much beloved by Muslims. His achievements, his chivalry, magnanimity and sense of justice have won him respect and admiration from all over the world.
On the Fly: Israeli Airpower against the Al-Aqsa Intifada, 2000-2005 - Israeli Air Force (IAF) and IDF, COIN, Counterinsurgency, Hunting Militants Hiding in Rabbit Warrens of Palestinian Camps
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 24,980. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
This book examines the role of Israeli airpower against terrorists in the intifada from 2000 to 2005. When asked to name one defining episode in the chronicles of the Israeli Air Force (IAF), historians and professional airmen would likely recall the opening salvoes of the Six-Day War on 5 June 1967.
The Parthian Script
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 248,750. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Though just a shepherd's whisper of an ancient tale, it lured them, the good and the evil. The hunt began where Turkey rubs raw against Armenia, Iran and Iraq, but its roots stretched around the globe. They came because it could exist, a little something hidden where secrets can keep for ten thousand years. And if found, it could set the world right. Or set it on fire.
Bearing Wtitness. Eight weeks in Palestine
Price: Free! Words: 61,810. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
“A very powerful and moving testimony of experiences in Palestine of a human rights observer, as someone who has gone in solidarity to witness and to physically help and protect Palestinian people. The tone and pacing of the book are awesome.”
Pre-release—available November 12, 2016. Price: $7.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
A cross between ‘Lord of the Flies’ and ‘Animal Farm’, ‘Bullied’ tells the story of two groups of children, the Red shirts and the Green shirts, fighting over ownership of a school and its playground. An allegory of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, discover how the Greens take control of the olive tree at the heart of the playground, while the Reds are left bleeding and bullied in the corner.
The Ottoman Empire
Price: $5.75 USD. Words: 28,450. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
This book begins with the arrival of the Turkic tribes into Anatolia in the 13th century and covers the main events up to the dissolution of the Empire in 1923. The final part of the book explores the link between today’s conflicts in the Middle East and the peace process following the First World War, in particular the Sykes-Picot Agreement, the Balfour Declaration and the Treaty of Sevres.
Mavi Marmara'da Hayat Bulan Şehitler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,380. Language: Turkish. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Essay » Political
Mü'minlerden öyle yiğitler vardır ki; Onlar, Allah'a verdikleri sözde sadakat gösterdiler. Onlardan bazıları Şehid oluncaya kadar çarpışacağına dair yaptığı adağını yerine getirdi. Kimisi de Şehid olmayı bekliyor. Onlar, verdikleri sözü asla değiştirmediler. (Ahzab Suresi, 23)
Beyond Religion
Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Based on a true story, "Beyond Religion" is a thrilling forbidden love story between Lyn and Haith- lovers from different religious backgrounds. Read their story to know how it ended.
Land of Broken Promises - Dalia
Series: Land of Broken Promises. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,310. Language: British English. Published: February 5, 2016 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The third and final book of the Land of Broken Promises trilogy follows thirteen-year-old Dalia Leitner, newly arrived in Palestine. Dalia joins an underground organisation dedicated to bringing into Palestine illegal immigrants who are escaping Nazi Germany before becoming involved in fighting to create the state of Israel.