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Saqi lands Malika Moustadraf’s 'visceral' short story collection

Saqi Books is to publish cult author Malika Moustadraf’s "visceral" short story collection Something Strange, Like Hunger, the first English-language publication of her work, translated... Read more

Saqi Books signs Maggie Gee's eighth novel

Saqi Books imprint Telegram has bagged The Red Children, an "astonishing" new novel by Orange Prize-shortlisted writer and Royal Society of Literature vice-president Maggie Gee.... Read more

Saqi Books launches marketing campaign to reach non-traditional readers

Publisher Saqi Books is working with the Reading Agency to provide samples of its new title, Rise, to less confident and reluctant readers.... Read more

Saqi to publish erotic literature collection by Arab women writers

Saqi Books is to publish a "taboo-smashing" collection of work by Arab women writing about love and lust. Read more

Barley renews call for visa overhaul, warning of 'irreversible' damage

Head of Edinburgh International Book Festival Nick Barley has warned of the “irretrievable damage to Britain” by the current visa system, following publishers’ concerns for the free... Read more

Publishers warn of increasing visa trouble for authors

Publishers have spoken out about the increasing problems of authors getting visas for international travel—both when coming to the UK and when making certain trips... Read more

Watson chooses Saqi's British Muslim women's anthology for book club

Actress and campaigner Emma Watson has selected an anthology dispelling myths about Muslim women, The Things I Would Tell You (Saqi Books), as the next... Read more

Newly discovered stories of Nobel Laureate Naguib Mahfouz to Saqi

Saqi Books is publishing a newly discovered collection of short stories by the late author Naguib Mahfouz, who won the 1988 Nobel Prize for Literature.... Read more

Mahfouz collection on working class artists to Westbourne Press

Saqi imprint The Westbourne Press has bought world English rights to Smashing It: Working Class Artists on Life, Art and Making It Happen, edited by... Read more

Aboulela short stories leads Saqi list in indie's 35th year

Saqi Books, which focuses on books on the Middle East and North Africa in the English language, has had to reassert its niche in the... Read more

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