Book: 55 slightly sinister stories, Racha Mourtada
Brand: Luqoom
$18
Illustrated by Lynn Atme.

55 stories.
55 words each.
No more.
No less.

Size does matter in these delightfully tiny tales populated with narcoleptic drivers, bickering bakers, suspicious spouses and other memorable characters.

Full of dark humour, intrigue and absurdity, this collection of slightly sinister (and occasionally sweet) stories delivers a bite-size reading experience to satisfy any literary craving

Format: 16 x 20 cm, 128 pages. Hardcover

Release Date: June 13, 2019
Weight: 0.5 Kgs.
Book: Add El Ba7r B7ebbak by Zeina Fayad
Brand: N/A
$20
En lan 2030, une jeune Beyrouthine se sent constamment inadapte dans son quartier, jusquau jour o elle croise dans la rue une femme, Anastasia, qui est son sosie et qui lignore compltement.

Un beau matin, elle russit faire sa connaissance, ce qui va lentraner dans une srie daventures hilarantes et rocambolesques.

Dans un univers trange et dcal, notre hrone va rencontrer fortuitement travers Anastasia un homme charmant et bleu comme locan, nomm Lucien. Complices, ils dcouvrent ensemble une communaut rebelle qui vit secrtement dans les souterrains de la ville et se prpare renverser lordre tabli sur la terre. Russiront-ils les aider? Leur amour sera-t-il assez fort pour changer le monde?

(Pour les +12 ans)

Illustrations by Sarah Merhej
15 cm x 24 cm x 1 cm, French. Publication Date: 2017
Weight: 0.5 Kgs.
Book: Beirut to the burbs by Anissa Rafeh
Brand: N/A
$14
From the writer who brought you Miss Guided: How to Step into the Lebanese Glam Lane comes this hilarious book at surviving life in suburban America after 18 years of living it up in Beirut.

Anissa Rafeh tells you all you need to know about essential life skills, like: 1. Microwaving (dinner in two minutes or less), 2. Knowing whats playing on Netflix (every Friday is a holiday), and 3. How to shovel your driveway without chipping a nail (get someone else to do it). Its clear that you can take the girl out of Beirut, but never Beirut out of the girl, especially when it comes to socializing, dating, shopping, and getting picture-perfect.

Leaving her Louboutins back in Beirut, but forever clutching on to her Prada bag, she maneuvers the bumpy transition, taking detours and making wrong turns, but always remembering the number one rule to surviving the burbs: lifes a laugh!

Language: English.
Published: January 2017.
Weight: 0.33 Kgs.
Book: Humor Bundle of 4
Brand: Turning Point
$50  $45
This bundle of four humor titles will get you, your friends and family laughing out loud. Enjoy humorous anecdotes on family relations, history and crazy tales about food and drinks in Bet You Didnt Know This About Beirut.

Take a closer look at Lebanon, a small country with big flavor; in You know youre Lebanese when with its humorous and light-hearted (bilingual Arabic, English) insight into the wonderful world of Lebanese and their rule-breaking tendencies and enormous egos.

In The Abou Abed Joke Book 2, Abou Abed, with his famous tarbouche and moustache delights us with his escapades. He spends his time in a Beirut coffee shop with his friend Abou Steif, where they tell each other far-fetched stories over endless cups of tea.

Witness Em Abed as she rises to stardom, turning the tables on the legacy of Abou Abed in Em Abeds Revenge. With a compilation of thirty side-splitting jokes, this time, Em Abed is the starlet and most of the time Abou Abed is the punch line or the punching bag!
Weight: 1.2 Kgs.
Book: Mmoires d cureuil, by Lamia Charlebois
Brand: Les Editions Noir sur Blanc
$25
Mmoires dcureuil is Lamia Charleboiss (Ghantous) first book. Lamia is a Public Relations Consultant, journalist, speaker and former CBC radio commentator.

Mmoires dcureuil is a series of thoughts in frenglisharabic that change according to the news, the weather, different moods, and funny observations by the author.

Overuse of vowels and punctuation marks, grammar rules violation in three languages, a keen penchant for squirrels and a weak spot for vodka, the author turns into the Dalai Lamia, Lamiartine, Lamiv Montemps, Hatcheprout or Edith Piouf, while taking us to Canada, Lebanon and everywhere else in a joyous whirlwind of love and humor.

21 x 12 cm, 165 pages.
Language: mostly French.
Weight: 0.33 Kgs.
Book: Teta s Wisdom
Brand: Turning Point
$10
Compiled by Hiba Chaarani. Recipes by Anissa Helou.

Tetas Wisdom is a pocket-sized book filled with colorful illustrations and bilingual content that gives you a glimpse into tetas world of sayings, traditional recipes, and valuable tips for maintaining cleanliness and wellbeing.

14 x 14 cm, 64 pages. Release Date: July 2010.
Weight: 0.14 Kgs.