New novels by former Nadwa Participants

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IPAF winner Mohammed Achaari to lead literary masterclass

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Abdel Wahab al-Hamadi

Abdel Wahab al-Hamadi is a Kuwaiti writer, born in 1979. He works for a petrochemical company and also runs a tourism company specialising in historical tours. He writes for the Kuwaiti Al-Qabas newspaper and the electronic newspaper, Sabr. He has published three books: Andalusian Paths (travel writing, 2011), Ababeel Birds (novel, 2012) and Don't Tell Your Nightmare! (novel, 2014). 

  • Don't Tell Your Nightmare! 2015

Previous Years

You can find a complete history of the International Prize for Arabic Fiction here. Information on all the winners, shortlisted and longlisted...

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Translations

    One of the main aims of the International Prize for Arabic Fiction is to encourage the translation of Arabic literature into...

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