Emily Robbins has lived and worked across the Middle East and North Africa. From 2007 to 2008, she was a Fulbright Fellow in Syria, where she studied religion and language with a women’s mosque movement and lived with the family of a leading intellectual. In 2016 she received a second Fulbright, to study in Jordan. She now lives in Oslo.
'A paean to unabashed, unbridled love.' --Khaled Hosseini, New York Times-bestselling author of The Kite Runner
A mesmerizing debut set in Syria on the cusp of the unrest, A Word for Love is the spare and exquisitely told story of a young America...[SEE MORE]