Farah's Story

Ezzedine Choukri Fishere

Farah wakes up one morning to begin a day which will mark a turning point in her life. She will destroy the house where she spent her childhood and leave the only man she ever passionately loved. She will place her mother in an old people’s home and reject her daughter. Has Farah lost her mind, heart and humanity? Or is she trying to save herself and those she loves from losing everything? Farah’s Story is a novel about love, motherhood and freedom, about a humanity threatened by the ravages of time.


Dar al-Shorouk


2022 Longlist