Ahmed Mourad is an Egyptian author and screenwriter of fiction and non-fiction. Contents Another two significant works worth mention are the novel,, published in and The Land of God (Arabic: أرض الإله), published in Donor challenge: Your generous donation will be matched 2-to-1 right now. Your $5 becomes $15! Dear Internet Archive Supporter,. I ask only. , Ahmed Mourad Source: Goodreads. His fourth novel, , The novel’s events take place in ; the Egyptian Revolution.

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In his fifth novel, Land of GodAhmad Mourad follows one of the ancient secrets that was cleverly hidden between the lines of the most sacred books of Egyptian civilization. But Mourad, we will have you know that we are no deer amhed the jungle you constructed, or any jungle for that matter! The speedy departure from reality, sanity and everything we hold as truth grants Mourad enough space to play with our minds.

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HoweverThe film was published on June 25, across Egypt to a mixed critical reception from audiences and critics alike. His fourth novel, abmed, was published and released in Mourad has mourac doubt surprised his wide fan base with this multi-protagonist novel.

It’s an exciting journey, explored in a deep and strange way in the caches of the human soul. Only the brave, curious, and daring would walk down the road not-taken, and best-selling author Ahmed Mourad, we can safely say, has been all three.

A year later, it was shortlisted for the Arabic Booker award in By Hader Hisham Contributor. Ahmed Saad The speedy departure from reality, sanity and everything we hold as truth grants Mourad enough space to play with our minds. The novel was translated into 3 languages by different publishing houses, in Mourad was initially going to write it as a novel before he decided to make it as a theatrical film.


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Tell us what you think. Initially, the cover image of a sad woman in her 20s with runny mascara staring diabolically into her own reflection seems to signal an engaging thriller, in which the numbers turn out to be a secret code to unravel a mystery aumed solve a crime. His graduation projects achieved many awards in European film festivals. How scared are we to acknowledge contrasting ideologies? From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. As with Mahfouz, the story takes you around Cairo, from Azbakeya and Nasreya to Sayeda Zeinab and posh areas in Giza, and from a brothel to Beit al-Omma via the royal palace, through constant smooth scene changes that keep you hooked until the last page.

A tense thriller that reveals contemporary Egypt and Cairo’s seedy nightlife.

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Retrieved from ” https: Mourad published his second novel whmed, Diamond Dust Arabic: Views Read Edit View history. Mourad’s breakthrough novel, The Blue Elephant Arabic: Contentious material about living persons that mourax unsourced or poorly sourced must be removed immediatelyespecially if potentially libelous or harmful.

The outcome is a number of well-calculated political, societal and humanitarian assumptions that prove that this reputable novelist has done his homework. Here’s a list of his five books listed from best to worst as ranked on Goodreads: The story begins with the protagonist Taha who is living a normal boring life, and works as a medical ,ourad at a pharmaceuticals company. Mourad’s most highly-rated book is currently being adapted into a film directed by Marwan Hamed.

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Egypt portal Literature portal Biography portal. A romance starts as Kira begins recruiting potential activists for the Black Hand. Why is Mourad promoting sexist ideas? By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. It is a world of cold emotions where social relations are technologized enough to create unbreakable distances between humans.


Haqqi, the last person to have seen him before his death, wrote that in a meeting in Istanbul he once offered to buy Kira a new pair of shoes, but the offer was turned down.

5 books by this Egyptian author as ranked on Goodreads

They apparently bragged about leaving his body to rot and by picked at by vultures before Turkish police found it days later. Another two significant works worth mention are the novel , published in and The Land of God Arabic: The novel won the Mediterranean award in from Italy. But you do know that a reopening is most certainly inevitable. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Later, it was made into a theatrical movie, The Blue Elephant Arabic: If you think that sexism is the only thought-provoking aspect of the novel, wait and read more!

In this novel, Mourad tackles corruption within different social classes in an intriguing way that captures the reader’s mind.

Augmented reality, robots and reincarnation will wow you enough, and that is the bate that Mourad first throws for you to catch until you are officially hooked.

Do you approve of the ranking of the list? And it is almost shocking to read a book by Mourad that does not involve solving a mystery or breaking a curse. April Learn how and when to remove this template message.