Huddud's House

Fadi Azzam

Doctor Annis returns from London to Syria in 2011, just before the revolution, to sell 'Huddud's House', the ancient house of his grandfather left to him by his uncle, as the sole remaining heir. The doctor, a heart surgeon, discovers an inheritance rich in cultural significance and some astonishing secrets concerning the present and past of the house. During his short trip, he faces a difficult dilemma which will change his life forever. Huddud's House is a novel of love, war and human relationships in troubled times.  


Dar al-Adab


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