: Koudri (H.)

R 340.00
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332pp., paperback, Newbury, 2023


Historical novel set in colonial Algeria in the 1930s. Two sisters, pursuing careers as courtesans in Bousaada, kill a French soldier in self-defence

“…an extraordinarily immersive narrative, and a fascinating story of the little-known Ouled Nail dancers.” The Island Prize Judges

Hamza Koudri is the Country Director with the British Council in Algeria