Shelf Life: Chronicles of a Cairo Bookseller by Nadia Wassef

Shelf Life: Chronicles of a Cairo Bookseller

Nadia Wassef

nonfiction memoir funny informative reflective medium-paced

240 pages | first published 2021

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The warm and winning story of opening a modern bookstore where there were none, Shelf Life: Chronicles of a Cairo Bookseller recounts Nadia Wassef’s troubles and triumphs as a founder and manager of Cairo-based DiwanThe streets of Cairo make stran...
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Summary of 68 reviews

Moods

reflective 93%
informative 70%
funny 45%
inspiring 41%
emotional 25%
hopeful 25%
lighthearted 9%
adventurous 6%
challenging 3%
relaxing 3%
tense 3%

Pace

medium 70%
slow 20%
fast 10%

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3.63

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