Embrace on Brooklyn Bridge

Publishing House: Hoopoe

Publication Year: 2017

Genre: Novel

Number of Pages: 168

As Salma’s 21st birthday approaches, her friends and family converge on New York for a celebration, reluctantly put together by her grandfather Darwish. Each guest’s journey to the city becomes more than just a simple trip, turning into a poignant exploration of their histories, their connections to one another, and their relationship with the country they reside in. Straddling the worlds of Cairo and New York, Embrace on Brooklyn Bridge offers a compelling depiction of a splintered Arab-American family wrestling with its past and striving for unity.

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