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The Moor's account —Lalami, Laila, 1968-

Inspired by a true story, tells how Moroccan slave Estebanico barely survives his expedition to become the New World's first explorer of African descent, dealing with storms, disease, and hostile natives.

Conditional citizens : on belonging in America —Lalami, Laila, 1968- author.

"The acclaimed, award-winning novelist -- author of The Moor's account and The other Americans -- now gives us a bracingly personal work of nonfiction that is concerned with the experiences of "conditional citizens." Wha...

Hope & other dangerous pursuits —Lalami, Laila, 1968-

Set in modern-day Morocco, the story of four vastly different Moroccans who illegally cross the Strait of Gibraltar in an inflatable boat headed for Spain chronicles the circumstances that drive them to risk their lives ...

Secret son a novel —Lalami, Laila, 1968-

Raised by his mother in a one-room house in the slums of Casablanca, Youssef El Mekki has always had big dreams of living another life in another world. Suddenly his dreams are within reach when he discovers that his fat...