Bookstore

Are You Reading Lover? IF yes, you are now in the right place..

 We provide you with our latest books in our bookstore, you can find and read a large collection of Egyptian and non- Egyptian books.. 

We also looking to buy a unique, old and new books, if you have any to sell, just Call or contact us..

Sinai Landscape and nature in Egypt wilderness

 
   A uniquely spectacular visual journey through     the wildlife and landscapes of the Sinai peninsula.

 

 

 

 

Beach politics, Gender and sexuality in Dahab


 
A study on Dahab life style analyzing its 90s phenomena which is the sexual interactions between Ehyptian men and foreign women . the book examines these issues in the light of globalization , tourism and hegemonic demands of family and gender within Egyptian society.  

 

 

 

Dahab Diving Guide


  This book is sequel to "Dive Navigator" series. Here you can find the most interesting and popular dive sites around of Dahab city. The main purpose of this book is to help sorting out which of the dive sites are more suitable for you. Having found this out you will be able to design your own program to get acquainted with the underwater world of the red sea. 

 

Traveling Through Sinai: From 4th to 21st Century


 
 Seated at the crossroads of Asia and Africa, and bounded by the Red Sea and the Mediterranean, Sinai has long attracted travelers to its ancient caravan routes and haunting landscapes. From early Christian pilgrims to medieval merchants and nineteenth-century Europeans on the Grand Tour, visitors to Sinai have frequently left written accounts of their experiences in this historic peninsula. In this wide-ranging anthology, Deborah Manley and Sahar Abdel-Hakim have collected dozens of accounts and observations from travelers who have written about Sinai, its people, its sights, and its historical and biblical landmarks. 

The Desert Garden, a practical guide

 

An ideal companion for anyone interested in growing desert plants, bith in Egypt an in similar desert environments elsewhere in the world. it provides efficient for cultivating gardens with guidance on where to obtain the plant material for propagation and cultivation. Springuel illustrated 38 of the most popular species of desert flora with historical details about its uses in ancient Egyptian medicine and culture. Also she included in this book material for beginners who want a small and simple private garden as well as for any planning extensive landscaping around a hotel or historical monument.

176 pp. paperback.

A Photographic Guide to Birds of Egypt and the Middle East


Over 250 species are included in this compact and easy to use guide, with clear photographs , a regional distribution map and thumbnail silhouettes to help readers identify each species. 

 

 

 

The Egypt code

 It develops star-correlation theory about the Giza pyramids in Egypt and reveals an amazing "Grand Unified Plan" which involves the wonderful temple of upper Egypt. Much has been written as to how the Egyptians might have aligned their monuments with such high precision, but the question that has always remained unanswered is, why - why did the ancient puts so much emphasis on astronomical alignments? And what could be the function practical or symbolic behind these mysterious alignments? 

Egypt, the culture smart guide to costume and etiquette


It is an easy guide to understand everything about Egypt's culture, history, customs, etiquette and travelling.


 168 PP. paperback

 

 

Cairo Trilogy

 Written by Egyptian novelist and Nobel prize winner, Naguib Mahfouz; dramatizing the cairene socio-political life in 3 stories during 3 generations from 1919 revolution to the end of WWII. The author main concern is to distinguish between psychological time and real physical time , evoking the most fundamental question, Why are we here?

 

 

 

 

Khul-Khaal: Five Egyptian Women Tell Their Stories


Written by a UNICEF prize- winning author and oral historian. These self-portraits are fascinating reading and mine of information for anyone interested in understanding contemporary Egyptian life. A forward by anthropologist andrea Rugh and many photographs by Asma el Bakry ar included. 
 

 

 

 

 

 

The Yacoubian Building

It clearly and frankly shows the Egyptian culture and how it rundown through the resident of an old building "yacoubian building" what makes this novel special that for the first time in the modern Arabic literature it tackled taboo issues such as sexual harassment, promiscuity, homosexuality, and even pedophilia, all described in graphic details.

 

My Egyptian Grandmother Kitchen

  For Readers interested in more recent traditions, Mehdawy provides the most complete lists of typical menus served on Islamic holidays and feasts.  Also she provides a fascinating overview of traditional beliefs regarding vegetables and spices. More over, she reveals the historical depth of the national cuisine beginning with a section on food and wine-making techniques used by the ancient Egyptians.  


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