299pp., paperback, New York, 2018
"... this powerful collection of diverse and unique tales dives into a Marrakech mostly unknown by outsiders. The stories paint an in-depth portrait of a city and traverse the spectrum of emotions, from joyful to sadistic." Arab News
Yassin Adnan was born in 1970 in Safi, Morocco, and grew up in Marrakech where he still lives. He hosts the weekly cultural program Masharif on Moroccan television. He has published four collections of poetry, four books of short stories and a nonfiction volume entitled Marrakech: open secrets, with Saad Sarhane.