The Gardens of Light

The Gardens of Light

By Amin Maalouf; Dorothy S. Blair (Translator)

Interlink Publishing Group, Hardcover, 9781566562478, 256pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 1998

This series is designed to bring to North American readers the once-unheard voices of writers who have achieved wide acclaim at home, but are not recognized beyond the borders of their native lands. With special emphasis on women writers, Interlink's Emerging Voices series publishes the best of the world's contemporary literature in translation or original English.

About the Author
Amin Maalouf was a journalist in Lebanon until the civil war in 1975, when he left for Paris with his family. His work has been translated into more than forty languages, and his books have won prestigious prizes, including the Prix Goncourt.