The Monk Of Mokha

January 8, 2019|
The Monk Of Mokha by DAVE EGGERS
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From the bestselling author of The Circle and What Is the What, the true story of a young Yemeni-American man, raised in San Francisco, who dreams of resurrecting the ancient art of Yemeni coffee but finds himself trapped in Sana''a by civil war.

Mokhtar Alkhanshali is twenty-four and working as a doorman when he discovers the astonishing history of coffee and Yemen''s central place in it. He leaves San Francisco and travels deep into his ancestral homeland to tour terraced farms high in the country''s rugged mountains and meet beleaguered but determined farmers. But when war engulfs the country and Saudi bombs rain down, Mokhtar has to find a way out of Yemen without sacrificing his dreams or abandoning his people.
DAVE EGGERS is an award-winning and bestselling author of many books, including The Circle, The Monk of Mokha, The Captain and the Glory, and The Parade. He is founder of McSweeney’s, the San Francisco independent publishing company. He is co-founder of 826 National, the network of youth writing centers that has inspired dozen...
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Title:The Monk Of Mokha
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:352 pages, 8 X 5.13 X 0.75 in
Shipping dimensions:352 pages, 8 X 5.13 X 0.75 in
Published:January 8, 2019
Publisher:Knopf Canada
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780735274518

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