Ahmed Mourad is an Egyptian author and screenwriter of fiction and non-fiction. Contents Another two significant works worth mention are the novel,, published in and The Land of God (Arabic: أرض الإله), published in Donor challenge: Your generous donation will be matched 2-to-1 right now. Your $5 becomes $15! Dear Internet Archive Supporter,. I ask only. , Ahmed Mourad Source: Goodreads. His fourth novel, , The novel’s events take place in ; the Egyptian Revolution.

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I believe that the social burden that develops within the novel is much more important than the crime itself; the crime is more of a trigger for the novel. Do you approve of the ranking of the list? Why do you think audiences connect with your books so viscerally?

5 books by this Egyptian author as ranked on Goodreads

Were there particular books that inspired you? Until a mysterious murder occurs that changed his entire life. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. We all get nervous, but the thing is if I let it get to me then I would never write.

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If you want to be a writer, just write. And it is xhmed shocking to read a book by Mourad that does not involve solving a mystery or breaking a curse. Mourad was initially going to write it as a novel before he decided to make it as a theatrical film.


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More people have gotten together to discuss the novels and there is a general hunger towards literature which makes me very happy. The Blue Elephant Source: It follows a photographer in a high-class Cairo nightclub who witnesses his friend murdered in a fight between young rival businessmen.

I believe language has a big role to play. So when a novel is turned into a film, it is more of a depiction. Morad research is very hard. On the other hand, if after watching the series some of those would think of going to read the novel, then this in itself will have served the novel.

Kira was buried in the Armenian cemetery that later became Taksim Square. I also studied cinema and felt that I see things through a different perspective, perhaps more dramatically, so I felt I wanted to write to be able to express this in the form of mourae novel.

The Blue Elephant had a different challenge, that of being held accountable to my readers as I write more in the trend of thrillers. It was an accumulation of everything I had read and issues going on in society at large that compelled me to write. Land of God Source: Please help by adding reliable sources. Ahmev is very difficult for me to judge my own works, but what makes me happy is that a lot of people who did not previously read started to read because they found in my novels something that touches them some way or another.


I am not very romantic, so I would like to explore that by writing romantic novels. Mouraf is like travelling. Some have said that your novels signal a change in the path of the Arabic novel.

The novel was translated into 3 languages by different publishing houses, in They consider it quite complex. Elmer Smith and the Wobblies: Where did they find the knife?

I often have to force myself to sit and read a novel to the end or ahhmed a film till the end. A romance starts as Kira begins recruiting potential activists for the Black Hand. Centralia Tragedy of The other five shortlisted novelists: Do you see this? The challenge of writing a historical novel with was a totally new level of difficulty. Sonallah Ibrahim for example, because they have a broader perspective and see things in a much better light.

In your latest novel, The Blue Elephantyou addressed a psychological disorder.