When the Haboob Sings

Gatekeeper Press
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When Dunya Khair writes a controversial article in the newspaper challenging the status quo in her country, the response—ranging from adulation to death threats—is swift. 


Faced with the dissolution of familial ties and the prospective collapse of her marriage, alongside a looming nervous breakdown, Dunya's consequent actions exemplify both the strength and frailty of the human spirit. 


When the Haboob Sings paints a poignant picture of a woman whose unshakeable resolve to preserve her authenticity costs her more than she ever imagined.

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About the author

Nejoud Al-Yagout is a novelist, poet and essayist. This is her second novel. Though she is Kuwaiti, Al-Yagout has lived in many countries—Italy, UK, Pakistan, China and the UAE—and considers herself, and others, souls of the universe. She is the founder of Co-Exist Kuwait, an initiative to bridge cultural, racial, ideological, social and financial divides in her country.

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Gatekeeper Press
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Published on
May 29, 2019
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Pages
278
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ISBN
9781642376074
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English
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Fiction / Cultural Heritage
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