The Mismatched Braid by Weam NamouThe Mismatched Braid by Weam Namou

The Mismatched Braid

byWeam Namou

Paperback | April 15, 2015

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To escape the military under Saddam’s harsh regime, Amel flees Baghdad after the Gulf War, just before his eighteenth birthday. Smart choice! He illegally immigrates into Athens, where he meets his first adversities—one of which is a boss captivated by women and trees, the other a roommate who switches price stickers on grocery products to charge Amel more money. Amel’s world changes when Dunia, his American cousin and the love of his life, comes to Greece for a semester. His struggles to win her love and his attempts to make it to America lead Amel to his true fate and his adulthood.

Weam Namou is an award-winning author of 12 books - three novels, one poetry book, the Iraqi Americans Book Series, and a 4-book memoir series about her experience with Lynn Andrews' 4-year shamanism school. For nearly ten years, she has been a journalist for the Chaldean News and is a reporter and ambassador of Arab America. Formerly,...
Title:The Mismatched BraidFormat:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.51 inPublished:April 15, 2015Publisher:Hermiz Publishing, Inc.Language:English

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ISBN - 10:0975295632

ISBN - 13:9780975295632

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"Namou has written a very good book indeed." Thomas Mitz, The Last Supper