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Hayat is thrown into confusion when her fictional world collides with reality, swept further into turmoil by her lover and then wrenched back into the gory reality of this nadir for Algeria. To date, more than one million copies have been sold across the Arabic-speaking world excluding pirated editions which vastly outnumber the legal editions in the Arab world.

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This lyrical adventure teases the reader with facts for fiction and fiction for facts. The Golden Chariot Salwa Bakr.

Agents caos Change pp. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Ahlem was born in Tunis. Munira’s Bottle Yousef Al-Mohaimeed. She is the daughter of a militant political activist who was forced into exile during the Algerian liberation war. Her quotes, tye love as well as politics, are widely used by the Arab public.

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Mosteghanemi at Beirut Book Fair Set in the early s at Algeria, which was being rocked by relentless political upheavals and mindless violence, the novel tackles the immortal themes of love and death, somehow infusing it with freshness and a robust heartiness.

This prize was founded by the American University of Cairo, which will tue the novel in English and publish it in But Hayat is too drunk on forbidden love and even as tragedy overtakes her homeland as well as family and chaks to consume herself as well, she is too far gone to even think of turning back.

The launch of the novel will turn out to be a huge literary and media frenzy event the writer will join on this occasion the group Hachette, which acquires the rights to publish her moteghanemi work in Arabic.

Retrieved from ” https: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read Chaos of the Senses. The novel evokes the disappointment of the post-war generation, which echoes the disappointment of a generation of Arabs. Chaos of the Senses. This lyrical adventure teases the reader with facts for fiction and fiction for facts. It will be the revelation.

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One twist leads to the next, as the question remains of which man the writer was destined to meet and fall in love with – the mysterious artist or the doomed journalist. Description Ahlam Mosteghanemi’s second novel picks up where Memory in the Flesh left off, with the story of love set in the battered and bruised Algeria of the s.


Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Memories of a Meltdown Mohamed Makhzangi. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Looking for beautiful books? Ahlam Mosteghanemi’s second novel picks up where Memory in the Flesh left off, with the story of love set in the battered and bruised Algeria of thes. In the wake of independence, her family moved back to Algeria, where her father, an intellectual and a humanitarian, occupied high positions in the first Algerian government.

In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Want to Read saving…. She begins – after a period of not writing – by penning the narrative of a mysterious man who courts the object of his desire through deceptive words, then she helplessly follows the path of her fictitious character only to find that the mystery man exists and it is he who has led her to his door and into his life.

Mosteghanemi takes her readers through the streets of suspicion and suspense, and the ups and downs of a forbidden love affair, through astory within This novel, written in a style highly poetic and with political bravado, will have a phenomenal success throughout the Arab world.

It is a break up manual for women, which will bring Ahlem closer to a female audience Nessyan.

Library resources about Ahlam Mosteghanemi. Butterfly Wings Mohamed Salmawy.

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