Portfolio Category: Cathy's Books

DAMASCUS STREET

In this masterly sequel to THE SYRIAN, author and Middle East expert Cathy Sultan once again uses her unique knowledge of the region to spin a suspenseful web of intrigue and deceit, mirroring the complexities of this ancient place where nothing is as it seems. In DAMASCUS STREET, a story set in a Lebanon still…
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The Syrian

The Syrian is a powerful contemporary novel of passion and betrayal, set against the brutal and bewildering outbreak of the Israeli-Hezbollah war in Lebanon, 2006. Nadia, a woman whose outspoken husband disappeared mysteriously thirteen years before in Beirut, decides to move forward with her life and have him declared dead. She has returned to Beirut…
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Beirut Heart

A Beirut Heart:One Woman's War is the unforgettable story of an American woman who lived amidst the Lebanese civil war for eight years and through it all attempted to sustain a normal life with her Lebanese husband and two small children. Sultan's memoir offers a unique illustration of the unsung heroes of war--the women who…
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Israeli And Palestinian Voices

As an American, Cathy Sultan feels enormous responsibility for being part of a political system that proclaims itself the bastion of freedom. Having lived for many years in war-torn Lebanon, she found herself dismayed by how little Americans knew about the rest of the world, and in particular, the Middle East, where the United States…
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