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The Old Ladies of Nazareth

by Naim Attallah

The Old Ladies of Nazareth Synopsis

In this lyrical journey Naim Attallah captures the purity and simplicity of these two old ladies lives, and evokes the sounds and smells of a small Palestinian town, unchanged through the ages. The old ladies' qualities - courage, fortitude, determination, stoicism, and their loving kindness - shine out from these pages, a testament to a way of life that becomes increasingly rare to find.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780704371842
Publication date: 1st October 2009
Author: Naim Attallah
Publisher: Quartet Books
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 72 pages
Categories: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),

About Naim Attallah

Naim Attallah is curently the chairman of Quartet Books. He was for many years CEO of the Asprey group, co-founded the Academy Club with Auberon Waugh, co-founded The Women's Press, supported The Literary Review and The Oldie for many years and has been involved in numerous productions for the theatre, cinema and television. He has written three volumes of autobiography. He lives in London and is married with one son.

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