The Arch and The Butterfly

Translator: Bamia, Aida Publisher: Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Publishing Place of Publication: Qatar Date of Publication: 2014 Language: English Author: Achaari, Mohammed


A wonderful novel with great literary quality that deals with important and realistic problems in the Middle East, problems which have been reflected on banners during the protests that have shaken the Arab world, demanding change (IPAF Judging Panel)

Achaari is a poet and this is definitely visible in his fiction writing (Khaleej Times)

Book Description

A moving novel of identity, extremism, culture and generational change set in modern-day Morocco