With the endless and never ceasing news on the tragedies happening in Palestine, there is no better time than the present to shed some light on Khalifeh’s recently translated novel My First and Only Love while simultaneously opening a space for the prospering of Arab voices.
If you’re a fan of romance novels and you’re looking for your next obsession, make sure not to miss this precious list of must-reads! Rife with drama, action, intrigue and sentimentality, this swoon-worthy collection has it all.
Some things are the same as the book and some things are different. That’s to be expected but I didn’t expect so much to be different, but I’ll start with what’s similar.