Everyman's Library

Three Novels of Ancient Egypt: Khufu’s Wisdom, Rhadopis of Nubia, Thebes at War

By Naguib Mahfouz - Published 2007


Alternate HistoryLiterary

Go figure. Just when you think you know the rules of historical fiction—pitfalls to avoid such as anachronisms, being moralistic, or threading ...Read Review

Joseph and his Brothers

By Thomas Mann - By Trans. John E. Woods - Published 2005



The plot of this book is familiar, a more or less chronological rendering of a portion of Genesis. Thomas Mann’s hefty tome ...Read Review