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Arabic Fiction from the American University in Cairo Press

The American University in Cairo Press


At I.B.Tauris Publishers we have recently become the distributors for the American University in Cairo Press, the largest translator of Arabic literature in the world.

With a reputation for carefully selecting and translating the best writing being produced in the language today, they are famously the publisher of the Nobel prize winning Egyptian novelist, Naguib Mahfouz.

Below is a selection of new and forthcoming releases, translated and published in English for the first time.

Browse AUC Press' complete fiction catalogue here.

Butterfly Wings: An Egyptian Novel
Dates on My Fingers: An Iraqi Novel
Private Pleasures
The Collar and the Bracelet: An Egyptian Novel
The Lanterns of the King of Galilee: A Novel of 18th-Century Palestine
The Woman from Tantoura: A Palestinian Novel
Women of Karantina: A Novel

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