The Detour: The Book of Fatima (Paperback)

The Book of Fatima

By I. M. Hussaini

Barbed Wires Publications, 9780983902324, 358pp.

Publication Date: October 10, 2011


About the Author

I.M.Hussaini is an Iraqi novelist and human rights activist. He worked as a reporter in Iraq and the Middle East during the war that ended Sadam's regime by the US-led collation. I.M. Hussaini is the author of the controversial series of Edward Fleming that attempts to bring to light the stories behind the scene of the new Arab revolt and discuss tabooed details from the Islamic history of the region. The author's decision to write in English came after his most famous book The Detour was banned in Iraq and other Arab countries. For more details about the author and his work you can visit his website at